Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Spaarndammerplantsoen (South)

Accession Number: 
199633
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module NINE--6,173 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
West wall on Wormerveerstraat with window and bands of yellow brick and glassy purple clinkers below, laid vertically
Date of View: 
8/23/2013
Image description: 
A clinker is a very hard-burnt brick whose shape is distorted, owing to nearly complete vitrification; normally used for paving.
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module NINE
Culture: 
Dutch
Subject: 
City planning
Work Types: 
Architecture; multiple dwellings; housing complexes; housing projects
Work Types: 
Architecture; multiple dwellings; apartment houses
Preferred Title: 
Spaarndammerplantsoen (South)
Agent Display: 
Michel de Klerk (Dutch architect, 1884-1923)
Date: 
built 1917-1918 (creation)
Materials: 
dark purple and yellow brick; terra cotta tiles; aluminum; wood
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Measurement: 
85 m (length, north facade)
Alternate Title: 
The Yellow Block
Alternate Title: 
Housing Block (South) for Eigen Haard at Spaarndammerplantsoen
Locations: 
Amsterdam, North Holland , Netherlands
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Expressionist
Style/Period: 
Amsterdam school
Style/Period: 
Twentieth century
Classification: 
Architecture