Carl von Gontard

German architect (1731-1791)

Carl von Gontard (January 13, 1731 in Mannheim – September 23, 1791 in Breslau) was a German architect; he worked primarily in Berlin, Potsdam, and Bayreuth.

Carl von Gontard on a German stamp

He modified the original Deutscher Dom and Französischer Dom cathedrals in Berlin and added the domed towers.[1]



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