Sagrada Familia
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Architect Antoni Gaudi
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Location Barcelona, Spain   map
Date 1882 to 1926   timeline
Building Type church
 Construction System masonry
Climate mediterranean
Context urban
Style Expressionist
Notes "Church of the Holy Family". Architect sometimes referred to as "Antonio Gaudi".


Exterior photo, looking up at towers

Photo, exterior

Photo, exterior


Detail Drawing

Plan Drawing

Section Drawing


Perspective Drawing

Discussion Sagrada Familia Commentary

Uncompleted during Gaudi's lifetime.

Sources on Sagrada Familia

Gaudi. NA1313.G3 S64 1984. p28, 32, 112-124.

Donald Corner and Jenny Young, University of Oregon. Slides from photographers' collection. interior view of model, PCD.2350.1012.1143.39. exterior photo from elevated position, showing interior side of towers, PCD.2350.1012.1143.37. exterior photo, looking up at towers, PCD.2350.1012.1143.38.

Johnson Architectural Images. Copyrighted slides in the Artifice Collection.

Rainer Zerbst. Antoni Gaudi i Cornet: A Life Devoted to Architecture. Cologne: Benedikt Taschen Verlag GmbH and Co. KG., 1988. ISBN3-8228-0074-0. NA1313.G3Z4713. view of the cathedral overall drawing, f2, p193. drawing by Rubio. section drawing through the facade, f5, p199. spire detail elevation drawing, f2, p199. cross section through main church drawing, f8, p199. ground plan drawing, f1, p199.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Sagrada Familia


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