Joseph Paxton  

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This structure, built for the Great Exhibition of 1851, symbolizes the rise of modern architecture by its use of glass and steel.
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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
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Sir Joseph Paxton (3 August 18038 June 1865) was an English gardener and architect, best known for designing the The Crystal Palace.



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