Williams-Ellis, Sir Bertram Clough

Williams-Ellis, Sir Bertram Clough

(1883–1978)
Williams-Ellis devoted his life to the cause of environmental preservation. His work on the Italian Style resort village of Portmeirion, a popular tourist village in Gwynedd, North Wales, represented his efforts to prove that it was possible to build beautiful and colorful housing without defiling the natural landscape.
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