amsterdam models

At the Rijksmuseum, there is a plywood model of a hôtel particulier made by Gerrit Rietveld (1888-1964) in 1951 according to the designs by Theo van Doesburg (1883-1931) and Cornelis van Eesteren (1897-1988) who in 1923 presented the first architectural plans of this house/gallery following the De Stijl principles.

At the Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam, there is  a rustic model of a vernacular manor house sitting comfortably on a library bookshelf.


all images copyrighted to Gina Verster, 2007-2018
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