The Architecture Puzzler
Created by Dave Guadagni
Solution to Last Week's Puzzler
Architecture Puzzler #527
For what building is Charles Garnier (1825-1898) most famous?
L'Opera, Paris (Paris Opera House), 1863-1874.
Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects
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The University of Virginina Rotunda building, designed by Thomas Jefferson, was completed in 1826, the year after Garnier's birth.
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