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ID: 500014514
 
Record Type: Person
Gaudí, Antoni (Spanish architect, landscape architect, and furniture designer, 1852-1926)

Note: Gaudí was influenced by Catalonia's medieval history and architecture. His works display a respect for craftsmanship and structural logic. He was also inspired by forms in nature, using it in structure and ornament, creating a highly personal, organic style. His work is characterized by sculptural plasticity, the manipulation of light, and the use of mosaics and polychromy. His later style is classified as Catalan Modernisme, a style related to Art Nouveau. Spanish architect.

Names:
Gaudí, Antoni (preferred,V,index,LC)
Antoni Gaudí (V,display)
Gaudí, Antoní (V)
Gaudí, Antonio (V)
Gaudí y Cornet, Antonio (V)
Cornet, Antonio Gaudí y (V)
Gaudí y Cornet, Antoni (V)
Gaudí i Cornet, Antoni (V)
Gaudí i Cornet, Antonio (V)
Gaudí Cornet, Antoni (V)
Gaudí Cornet, Antonio (V)
Cornet, Antoni Gaudí (V)
Gaudí Jornet, Antoni (V)
Gaodi (U)
Gaudi, Antonio (U)
גאודי, אנטוני (U)

Nationalities:
Spanish (preferred)
Catalan

Roles:
artist (preferred)
architect
landscape architect
furniture designer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Reus (Tarragona province, Catalonia, Spain) (inhabited place)
Died:  Barcelona (Barcelona province, Catalonia, Spain) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
collaborated with ....  Torres-García, Joaquín  1903-1904
................................  (Uruguayan painter and theorist, 1874-1949, active also in Spain and France) [500031259]
student of ....  Sala Cortes, Emilio  
..................  (Spanish architect, active late 19th century) [500287019]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Gaudí, Antoni (I)

Biographies:
(Spanish architect, landscape architect, and furniture designer, 1852-1926) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Spanish architect) ..... [AVERY]
(Spanish architect) ..... [AVERY]
(Spanish architect) ..... [AVERY]
(Spanish architect) ..... [AVERY]
(Spanish architect) ..... [AVERY]
(Spanish architect, 1852-1926) ..... [AVERY]
(artist, 1852-1926) ..... [GRL]
(Spanish architect, 1852-1926) ..... [Grove Art]
(Spanish architect, landscape architect, and furniture designer, 1852-1926) ..... [FRICK]
(Spanish architect, 1852-1926) ..... [AVERY]
(Spanish architect, 1852-1926) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Antoni Gaudí ........ [VP]
..........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Cornet, Antoni Gaudí ........ [FRICK, VP]
.........................................  Frick Art Reference Library database
Cornet, Antonio Gaudí y ........ [AVERY, FRICK, GRL]
.............................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
.............................................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
.............................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
Gaodi ........ [GRL]
.............  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
Gaudí, Antoni ........ [AVERY Preferred, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP Preferred]
............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
............................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
............................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 13 August 2003
............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
............................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) NAFL79079077
Gaudí, Antoní ........ [VP]
............................  Janson, History of Art, 5th edition (1997) index
Gaudí, Antonio ........ [AVERY, FRICK, VP]
..............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
..............................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
..............................  Gardner's Art Through the Ages (1996) indes
Gaudi, Antonio ........ [GRL]
..............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
Gaudí Cornet, Antoni ........ [FRICK]
.........................................  Frick Art Reference Library database
Gaudí Cornet, Antonio ........ [FRICK, GRL]
...........................................  Frick Art Reference Library database
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
Gaudí i Cornet, Antoni ........ [AVERY, FRICK, GRL, Grove Art]
...........................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
...........................................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
...........................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
Gaudí i Cornet, Antonio ........ [FRICK]
.............................................  Frick Art Reference Library database
Gaudí Jornet, Antoni ........ [AVERY]
.........................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
Gaudí y Cornet, Antoni ........ [FRICK]
...........................................  Frick Art Reference Library database
Gaudí y Cornet, Antonio ........ [AVERY, BHA Preferred, FRICK, GRL]
.............................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
.............................................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
.............................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077
גאודי, אנטוני ........ [GRL]
..........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79079077

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, FRICK, GRL, Grove Art, VP]
....................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
....................  Contemporary Architects (1987)
....................  Enciclopedia Universal Ilustrada (1978-1983)
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987)
....................  Frick Art Reference Library database
....................  Gardner's Art Through the Ages (1996) indes
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 13 August 2003
....................  Janson, History of Art, 5th edition (1997) index
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) NAFL79079077
....................  National Union Catalog (1970-)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP]
.......... Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 13 August 2003
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
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