Johann Bernhard Fischer Von Erlach

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Place: Graz

Born: 1656

Death: 1723

Nationality: Austria

Biography:

Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach (help·info), born Johann Bernhard Fischer (20 July 1656 – 5 April 1723) was probably the most influential Austrian architect of the Baroque period. Architectural tastes throughout the Habsburg Empire were profoundly influenced by his ideas, as articulated in A Plan of Civil and Historical Architecture (1721), one ...