The Robin Evans Collection
- 1964 - 1995
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Extent17 linear feet (9 boxes; 20 folders )
Biographical / Historical
Evans studied architecture at the Architectural Association where he gained his Diploma in 1969. He then pursued a PhD at the University of Sussex under the guidance of Joseph Rykwert. His dissertation was ultimately published in 1982 as "The Fabrication of Virtue: English Prison Architecture 1750-1840."
His seminal book "The Projective Cast: Architecture and Its Three Geometries," completed in 1992, was published posthumously by MIT Press.
- The Robin Evans Collection
- A Descriptive Inventory of the Holdings at the Frances Loeb Library
- Special Collections, Frances Loeb Library, Harvard University Graduate School of Design
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