From the Inside Flap
Two decades after the structure's appearance in the courtyard of the Louvre, this book tells the story of I. M. Pei s pyramid, from its conception and original designs to its construction and finished state. I. M. Pei's glittering addition to the Louvre Museum in Paris has already become an iconic emblem of France's past and future.
About the Author
PHILIP JODIDIO is the author of numerous books on architecture, including Architecture: Art, Architecture: Nature, Under the Eaves of Architecture, and The Aga Khan Museum Toronto (all by Prestel). He lives in Grimentz, Switzerland.