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March 2009 - The Remarkable Church that Anatole de Baudot Built

Saint-Jean de Montmartre churchDuring his lifetime, Anatole de Baudot gained a reputation as a distinguished professor of architecture. But he is best remembered for his monument to modernity, the Saint-Jean de Montmartre church. Baudot employed a new system of reinforced cement and brick to build this church, whose strength defied the expectations of city building inspectors. Read about this remarkable structure in this month's Paris Insights.

Paris Panorama Newsletters for 2009