Melchior Berri

Swiss architect Melchior Berri was born in 1801 in Basel. After having studied in Karlsruhe and worked in Paris, he opened is architectural practice in Basel in 1828. He is well known for the construction of the Basel Museum. He committed suicide in 1854.

Naturhistorisches Museum Basel
Museum der Kulturen, Basel
1848, renovated 2008-2010
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