Peter St John's inspiration: Housing at the Gallaratese Quarter by Aldo Rossi

Peter St John stands in the building’s ground-floor arcade.

Source: Ed Tyler

Aldo Rossi’s Gallaratese housing in Milan showed Peter St John that modern architecture could incorporate classical themes

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