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1773, Jun 151794-18411845, Jul 26
an American architect and author whose work transitioned between Federal style architecture and the later Greek Revival. His seven handbooks on design deeply influenced the look of cities and towns throughout New England until the Civil War. Builders also copied his plans in the Midwest and in the South.
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Asher Benjamin1773, Jun 151794
 
18411845, Jul 26

Henry Emlyn17291781
 
17951815, Dec 10
 an English architect. Emlyn published A Proposition for a new Order in Architecture, with rules f...
Sir William Chambers1723, Feb 231740
 
17961796, Mar 10
 a Scottish-Swedish architect, based in London. Among his best-known works are Somerset House, Lon...
Januarius Zick1730, Feb 61750
 
17971797, Nov 14
 a painter and architect. He is considered to be one of the main masters of the Late-Baroque. Janu...
Johann Joseph Thalherr17301750
 
17981801, Oct 16
 an Austrian architect. He is one of the main representatives of the Palladian revival in Central ...
John Carr of York17231752
 
17991807
 a prolific English architect. Best known for Buxton Crescent and Harewood House, much of his work...
Richard Jupp17281755
 
17991799, Apr 17
 an 18th-century English architect, particularly associated with buildings in and around London. H...
James Bloodworth1759, Mar 71788
 
18031804, Mar 21
 A master bricklayer and builder responsible for the construction of most of the buildings in the ...
Laurent-Benoît Dewez1731, Apr 141758
 
18041812, Nov 1
 a Belgian architect of Walloon origin. He is considered the most influential architect in the Aus...
Joseph Bonomi the Elder1739, Jan 191768
 
18041808, Mar 9
 an Italian architect and draughtsman who spent most of his career in England where he became a su...
Charles Percier1764, Aug 221784
 
18041838, Sep 5
 a neoclassical French architect, interior decorator and designer, who was one of the inventors an...
Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart1739, Feb 151782
 
18071813, Jun 6
  a prominent French architect. Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart designed hotels, including the Hôt...
Giuseppe Piermarini1734, Jul 181765
 
18081808, Feb 18
 an Italian architect who trained with Luigi Vanvitelli at Rome and designed the Teatro alla Scala...
Robert Mylne1733, Jan 41758
 
18091811, May 5
 a Scottish architect and civil engineer, particularly remembered for his design for Blackfriars B...
Aleijadinho1730/381770
 
18091814, Nov 18
 noted for his works on and in various churches of Brazil. Within a very short time he had become ...
Samuel McIntire1757, Jan 161780
 
18091811, Feb 6
 an American architect and craftsman, Chestnut Street District, a legacy to one of the earliest ar...
Ezra Weeksunknown1800
 
 
1809unknown
 a successful builder who served as a witness in a sensationalized murder trial. John McComb, the...
Michael Searles17501780
 
18131813
 famous as an English commercial architect of large houses, particularly in London. His most notab...
Giacomo Quarenghi1744, Sep 20/211770
 
18171817, Feb 18
 was the foremost and most prolific practitioner of Palladian architecture in Imperial Russia, par...
Benjamin Henry Latrobe1764, May 11784
 
18201820, Sep 3
 a British subject and neoclassical architect. In his thirties, he emigrated to the new United Sta...
Barthelemy Lafon17691790
 
18201820, Sep 29
 a notable Creole architect, engineer, city planner, and surveyor in New Orleans, Louisiana. He ap...
Thomas Jefferson1743, Apr 21767
 
18241826, Jul 4
 an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776), and ...
Joseph Christian Lillie1760, Mar 201775
 
18271827, Jan 29
 a Danish neoclassical architect and interior designer. His early career was in Denmark, where he ...
William Thornton1759, May 201789
 
18281828, Mar 28
 a British-American physician, inventor, painter and architect who designed the United States Capi...
Mary Townley17531770
 
18291839
 she designed several buildings in Ramsgate in the late 18th century, making her one of England's ...
James Hoban1758 ca1779
 
18291831, Dec 8
 an Irish architect, best known for designing the White House in Washington, D.C. He excelled in h...
John Nash1752, Jan 181778
 
18301835, May 13
 a British architect responsible for much of the layout of Regency London under the patronage of t...
John Soane1753, Sep 101780
 
18321837, Jan 20
 an English architect who specialised in the Neo-Classical style. The son of a bricklayer, he rose...
Charles Bulfinch1763, Aug 81788
 
18321844, Apr 15
 an early American architect, and has been regarded by many as the first native-born American to p...
Christian Heinrich Nebbien17781783
 
18391841
  a German-born landscaping architect, mainly active in Austria. He also wrote a book on the metho...
Joseph-Jacques Ramee1764, Apr 261790
 
18391842, May 18
 a French architect, interior designer, and landscape architect working within the neoclassicist i...
William Wilkins1778, Aug 311804
 
 
18391839, Aug 31
 an English architect, classical scholar and archaeologist. He designed the National Gallery and U...
Karl Friedrich Schinkel1781, Mar 131805
 
 
18391841, Oct 9
 a Prussian architect, city planner, and painter who also designed furniture and stage sets. Schin...
Vasily P. Stasov1769, Aug 41810
 
 
18391848, Sep 5
 a Russian architect. He extensively travelled in France and Italy, where he became professor at t...
Giuseppe Jappelli1783, May 141819
 
18421852, May 8
 an Italian neoclassic architect and engineer who was born and died in Venice. He studied at the C...
Ithiel Town1784, Oct 31810
 
18431844, Jun 13
 a prominent American architect and civil engineer. One of the first generation of professional ar...
George Webster1797, May 31818
 
18451864, Apr 16
 an English architect who practised in Kendal, which was at the time in Westmorland, and later in ...
William Burn1789, Dec 201811
 
18461870, Feb 15
 a Scottish architect, pioneer of the Scottish Baronial style. A talented architect, he received m...
Carlo Rossi1775, Dec 181795
 
18491849, Apr 18
 an Italian architect, who worked the major portion of his life in Russia. He was the author of ma...
Leo von Klenze1784, Feb 291808
 
18491864, Jan 26
 a German neoclassicist architect, painter and writer. Court architect of Bavarian King Ludwig I, ...
Richard Lane1795, Apr 31821
 
18491880, May 25
 a distinguished English architect of the early and mid-19th century. Born in London and based in ...
Alexander Parris1780, Nov 241801
 
18501852, Jun 16
 a prominent American architect-engineer. Beginning as a housewright, he evolved into an architect...
Abdallah Khanunknown1810
 
1850unknown
 a Persian painter and architect, active between 1810 and 1850 in Tehran. He received his apprenti...
John Frazee1790, Jul 181820
 
18501852, Feb 24
 an American sculptor and architect. The Smithsonian has a collection of many of his sculptures as...
Konstantin Andreyevich Thon1794, Oct 261827
 
18511881, Jan 25
 an official architect of Imperial Russia during the reign of Nicholas I. His major works include ...
Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin1812, May 11825
 
18521852, Sep 14
 an English architect, designer, artist and critic, chiefly remembered for his pioneering role in ...
Pierre François Leonard Fontaine1762, Sep 201794
 
18531853, Oct 10
 a neoclassical French architect, interior decorator and designer. Starting in 1794 Fontaine worke...
William Strickland1788, Nov1800
 
18531854, Apr 6
 a noted architect in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Nashville, Tennessee. A student of Benjamin ...
Robert Mills1781, Aug 121800
 
18551855, Mar 3
 known for designing the Washington Monument, is sometimes called the first native born American t...
Thomas Cubitt1788, Feb 251810
 
18551855, Dec 20
 was the leading master builder in London in the second quarter of the 19th century, and also carr...
Joseph Bonomi the Younger1796, Oct 91824
 
18561878, mar 3
 an English sculptor, artist, Egyptologist and museum curator. From 1824 to 1826, he was a member ...
Thomas Alexander Tefft1826, Aug 21840
 
18561859, Dec 12
 an American architect, from Providence, Rhode Island. He entered the office of Tallman & Bucklin,...
Gustav Friedrich Hetsch1788, Sep 281815
 
18571864, Sep 7
 a Danish architect of German origin. Though most of his accomplishments were in the area of decor...
Philip Hardwick1792, Jun 151819
 
18571870, Dec 28
 an English architect, particularly associated with railway stations and warehouses in London and ...
Sir Charles Barry1795, May 231812
 
18581860, May 12
 an English architect, best known for his role in the rebuilding of the Palace of Westminster (als...
Auguste de Montferrand1786, Jan 231815
 
18581858, Jul 10
 a French Neoclassical architect who worked primarily in Russia. His two best known works are the ...
Charles Reed18141840
 
18591859, Dec 13
 an English architect, designing villas and estate. In addition to designing buildings locally, Re...
William Hosking1800, Nov 261820
 
18611861, Aug 2
 an English writer, lecturer, and architect who had an important influence on the growth and devel...
Ammi B. Young1798, jun 191828
 
18611874, Mar 14
 a 19th-century American architect whose commissions transitioned from the Greek Revival to the Ne...
Ignatius Bonomi17871817
 
18621870
 an English architect and surveyor, strongly associated with Durham in north-east England. Bonomi...
John Dobson1787, Dec 91811
 
18631865, Jan 8
 a 19th-century English architect in the neoclassical tradition. He became the most noted architec...
Enrico Marconi1792, Jan 71822
 
18631863, Feb 21
 an Italian architect who spent most of his life in Congress Poland. He was commissioned by genera...
Frederick Marrable1819, Jan1835
 
18641872, Jun 22
 a British architect who was notable as the first Chief Architect for the Metropolitan Board of Wo...
Joseph Paxton1803, Aug 31823
 
18651865, Jun 8
 an English gardener, architect and Member of Parliament, best known for designing The Crystal Pal...
Isaiah Rogers1800, Aug 171829
 
18651869, Apr 13
 a US architect who practiced in Mobile, Alabama, Boston, Massachusetts, New York City, New York, ...
Ferdinand von Arnim1814, Sep 151839
 
18661866, Mar 23
 a German architect and watercolour-painter. He became a member of the Berlin Architects' Associat...
Anton Pius Riegel1789, Dec 51810
 
18681868, Aug 7
 an Austrian architect of the 19th century. He is mainly known for the design of the Károlyi pala...
Henri Labrouste1801, May 111821
 
18681875, Jun 24
 a French architect from the famous École des Beaux-Arts school of architecture. After a six-year...
Antoine-Louis Barye1796, Sep 241810
 
18691875, Jun 25
 an Italian painter and architect of the early-Baroque period, active in Rome and Spain, where he ...
Decimus Burton1800, Sep 301818
 
18691881, Dec 14
 a prolific English architect and garden designer. Also, particularly associated with projects in...
Gridley James Fox Bryant1816, Aug 291830
 
18711899, Jun 8
 a 19th-century Boston architect and builder. His work was seen in custom houses, government build...
Samuel Sanders Teulon1812, Mar 21838
 
18731873, May 2
 a 19th-century English Gothic Revival architect, noted for his use of polychrome brickwork, and t...
Edward Blore1787, Sep 131811
 
18741879, Sep 4
 a 19th-century British landscape and architectural artist, architect and antiquary. In 1826, he w...
Eugene Viollet-le-Duc1814, Jan 271830
 
18741879, Sep 17
 a French architect and theorist, famous for his interpretive "restorations" of medieval buildings...
David Bryce1803, Apr 31825
 
18761876, May 7
 a Scottish architect. In the course of a busy and successful career, which was actively continued...
George Gilbert Scott1811, Jul 311830
 
18761878, Mar 27
 an English Gothic revival architect, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation ...
Gottfried Semper1803, Nov 291834
 
18761879, May 15
 a German architect, art critic, and professor of architecture, who designed and built the Semper ...
Kolyu Ficheto18001836
 
18761881
 a Bulgarian National Revival architect, builder and sculptor. Some of his notable works include t...
Edmund Sharpe1809, Oct 311835
 
18771877, May 8
 an English architect, architectural historian, railway engineer, and sanitary reformer. Born in K...
Alexander Jackson Davis1803, Jul 241820
 
18781892, Jan 14
 was one of the most successful and influential American architects of his generation, known parti...
Richard Upjohn1802, Jan 221834
 
18781878, Aug 16
 a British-born American architect who emigrated to the United States and became most famous for h...
Lewis Cubitt1799, Sep 291820
 
18791883, Jun 9
 an English civil engineer, he was a younger brother of Thomas Cubitt. He built many bridges in hi...
Sir James Pennethorne1801, Jun 41820
 
18791871, Sep 1
 a 19th-century English architect and planner, particularly associated with buildings and parks in...
Thomas Leverton Donaldson1795, Oct 191826
 
18791885, Aug 1
 a British architect, notable as a pioneer in architectural education, as a co-founder and Preside...
Thomas Henry Wyatt1807, May 91832
 
18791880, Aug 5
 an Anglo-Irish architect who had a prolific and distinguished career, being elected President of ...
Henry Austin [2]1804, Dec 41837
 
18801891, Dec 17
 a prominent and prolific American architect, practiced for more than fifty years and designed man...
George Edmund Street1824, Jun 201840
 
18811881, Dec 18
 an English architect, born at Woodford in Essex. Stylistically, Street was a leading practitioner...
Thomas U. Walter1804, Sep 41830
 
18871887, Oct 30
 an American architect, the dean of American architecture between the 1820 death of Benjamin Latro...
William Mason [3]1810, Feb 241830
 
18891897, Jun 22
 a New Zealand architect born in Ipswich, England, the son of an architect/builder George Mason. T...
James Renwick Jr.1818, Nov 111840
 
18891895, Jun 23
 an American architect in the 19th century, called one of the most successful American architects ...
Alphonse Balat1819, May 151839
 
18901895, Sep 16
 a Belgian architect. After Leopold II ascended the throne in 1865, Balat became his principal arc...
Thomas Worthington1826, Apr 111840
 
18971909, Nov 9
 a 19th-century English architect, particularly associated with public buildings in and around Man...
Edward Clark1822, Aug 151840
 
19021902, Jan 6
 an American architect who served as Architect of the Capitol from 1865 to 1902. While still in hi...
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