Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Architects, including Frank Lloyd Wright, Le Corbusier, Buckminster Fuller, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Gustave Eiffel.
Frank Lloyd WrightFrank Lloyd Wright
08 June 1867, American
Architect
Antoni GaudíAntoni Gaudí
25 June 1852, Spanish
Architect

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
06 October 1887, Swiss, French
Architect

Gustave EiffelGustave Eiffel
15 December 1832, French
Architect, Civil Engineer

Ludwig Mies van der RoheLudwig Mies van der Rohe
27 March 1886, German
Architect

Frederick Law OlmstedFrederick Law Olmsted
26 April 1822, American
Landscape Architect
Edwin LutyensEdwin Lutyens
29 March 1869, British
Architect

Walter GropiusWalter Gropius
18 May 1883, German, American
Architect

Charles Rennie MackintoshCharles Rennie Mackintosh
07 June 1868, British, Scottish
Architect
Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
03 February 1898, Finnish
Architect

Louis SullivanLouis Sullivan
03 September 1856, American
Pioneering Architect
Daniel BurnhamDaniel Burnham
04 September 1846, American
Architect, Urban Designer

Joseph PaxtonJoseph Paxton
03 August 1803, British
Gardener & Architect

Ivan MeštrovićIvan Meštrović
15 August 1883, Croatian, American
Sculptor

Henry Hobson Richardson Henry Hobson Richardson
29 September 1838, American
Architect

Jože PlečnikJože Plečnik
23 January 1872, Slovenian
Architect
Nora Stanton Blatch BarneyNora Stanton Blatch Barney
30 September 1883, American
Civil Engineer, Architect, Women’s Rights

Max FabianiMax Fabiani
29 April 1865, Italian
Architect

William Pitt (Architect)William Pitt (Architect)
04 June 1855, Australian
Architect

Owen JonesOwen Jones
15 February 1809, British
architect
Frédéric Auguste BartholdiFrédéric Auguste Bartholdi
02 August 1834, French
Sculptor, Architect

Stanford WhiteStanford White
09 November 1853, American
Architect, Painter
Fritz TodtFritz Todt
04 September 1891, German
Engineer, Politician, Civil engineer, Architect

Pierre Charles L'EnfantPierre Charles L'Enfant
02 August 1754, French, American
Engineer

Joseph BazalgetteJoseph Bazalgette
28 March 1819, British
Architect, Civil engineer, Engineer
Lewis MumfordLewis Mumford
19 October 1895, American
Architect, Historian of technology, Historian,

Arno BrekerArno Breker
19 July 1900, German
Architect, Sculptor, Politician, University
Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of RussiaGrand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia
22 April 1847
Statesman, Military personnel, Architect

Adolf LoosAdolf Loos
10 December 1870, Austrian, Czech
Architect

Richard NeutraRichard Neutra
08 April 1892, Austrian, American
Architect
Eugène Viollet-le-DucEugène Viollet-le-Duc
27 January 1814, French
Architect

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Julia MorganJulia Morgan
20 January 1872, American
Architect
George Gilbert ScottGeorge Gilbert Scott
13 July 1811, British
Architect

Lloyd WrightLloyd Wright
30 March 1890, American
Architect

Alexander RodchenkoAlexander Rodchenko
05 December 1891, Russian
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Architect,

Gertrude JekyllGertrude Jekyll
29 November 1843, British
Horticulturist, Painter, Gardener, Non-fiction
Ebenezer HowardEbenezer Howard
29 January 1850, British
Urban planner
Theo van DoesburgTheo van Doesburg
30 August 1883, Dutch
Poet, Painter, Architect, Writer, Graphic

Eliel SaarinenEliel Saarinen
20 August 1873, Finnish
architect

Otto WagnerOtto Wagner
13 July 1841, Austrian
Architect, University teacher

Giles Gilbert ScottGiles Gilbert Scott
09 November 1880, British
Architect
Charles BarryCharles Barry
23 May 1795, British
Architect

Josef HoffmannJosef Hoffmann
15 December 1870, Austrian
Architect, Designer

Richard Morris HuntRichard Morris Hunt
31 October 1827, American
Architect

Peter BehrensPeter Behrens
14 April 1868, German
Poster artist, Architect, Typographer, Painter,

Elsie de WolfeElsie de Wolfe
20 December 1865, American
Actor, Architect, Socialite
Herbert BakerHerbert Baker
09 June 1862, British
Architect, Screenwriter

Cass GilbertCass Gilbert
29 November 1859, American
architect, painter
Hector GuimardHector Guimard
10 March 1867, French
Architect

Benjamin Henry LatrobeBenjamin Henry Latrobe
01 May 1764, British, American
Architect

Addison MiznerAddison Mizner
12 December 1872, American
Architect
Alfred WaterhouseAlfred Waterhouse
19 July 1830, British
Architect

Walter Burley GriffinWalter Burley Griffin
24 November 1876, American
Architect, Landscape architect, Urban planner
Naum GaboNaum Gabo
05 August 1890
Sculptor, Architect, Painter, University teacher

Gustav StickleyGustav Stickley
09 March 1858, American
 

Franz StuckFranz Stuck
23 February 1863, German
Sculptor, Painter, University teacher, Architect

Gio PontiGio Ponti
18 November 1891, Italian
Architect

Norman Bel GeddesNorman Bel Geddes
27 April 1893, American
Architect, Designer, Scenographer
William BurgesWilliam Burges
02 December 1827, British
Architect

Calvert VauxCalvert Vaux
20 December 1824, American
Architect, Landscape architect

Erich MendelsohnErich Mendelsohn
21 March 1887, German, British
Architect

Edward OrdEdward Ord
18 October 1818, American
Officer, Architect
Pier Luigi NerviPier Luigi Nervi
21 June 1891, Italian, Russian
Engineer, Architect, Civil engineer, University

Sophie Taeuber-ArpSophie Taeuber-Arp
19 January 1889, Swiss
Painter, Sculptor, Architect
Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12 February 1874, French
architect

Gottfried SemperGottfried Semper
29 November 1803, German
art historian, architect, teacher, university

Bruno TautBruno Taut
04 May 1880, German
Architect, Urban planner
William ThorntonWilliam Thornton
20 May 1759, British, American
Physician

William Van AlenWilliam Van Alen
10 August 1883, American
Architect
Charles BulfinchCharles Bulfinch
08 August 1763, American
Architect

John Russell PopeJohn Russell Pope
24 April 1874, American
Architect

Raymond HoodRaymond Hood
29 March 1881, American
Architect
Pietro BelluschiPietro Belluschi
18 August 1899, Italian, American
Architect

Wallace HarrisonWallace Harrison
28 September 1895, American
Architect
Konstantin MelnikovKonstantin Melnikov
03 August 1890, Russian
Architect

Robert Robinson TaylorRobert Robinson Taylor
08 June 1868, American
Architect

Henry BaconHenry Bacon
28 November 1866, American
Architect

AleijadinhoAleijadinho
29 August 1738, Brazilian
Sculptor
Ralph Adams CramRalph Adams Cram
16 December 1863, American
Architect
C. F. A. VoyseyC. F. A. Voysey
28 May 1857, British
Architect

Philip WebbPhilip Webb
12 January 1831, British
Architect

John Wellborn RootJohn Wellborn Root
10 January 1850, American
Architect

William Le Baron JenneyWilliam Le Baron Jenney
25 September 1832, American
Architect
Hans ScharounHans Scharoun
20 September 1893, German
Architect

Bernard MaybeckBernard Maybeck
07 February 1862, American
Architect

Frank FurnessFrank Furness
12 November 1839, American
Architect

Hans PoelzigHans Poelzig
30 April 1869, German
Architect

Hendrik Petrus BerlageHendrik Petrus Berlage
21 February 1856, Netherlands Antilles
Architect
Alexander Jackson DavisAlexander Jackson Davis
24 July 1803, American
Architect

Richard Norman ShawRichard Norman Shaw
07 May 1831, British, Scottish
Architect
Edward William GodwinEdward William Godwin
26 May 1833, British
Architect

Nathanael Greene HerreshoffNathanael Greene Herreshoff
18 March 1848, American
Naval Architect
Charles Robert AshbeeCharles Robert Ashbee
17 May 1863, British
Architect
Antonin RaymondAntonin Raymond
10 May 1888, Czech, American
Architect