Harmonic proportions

Harmonic proportions

Relates the consonances of the musical harmonic scale to those of architectural design, particularly to those theories of proportion.
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Designed in an ultimately unhappy collaboration with Stonborough's brother and philosopher, Ludwig Wittgenstein, the house combines Engelmann's interest in harmonic proportions and symmetry (learnt directly from Adolf Loos) with Wittgenstein's obsessive attention to detail and overt expression of bare bulbs, ventilation grills and lift mechanisms.