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Modern Dutch architecture.

J. G. Wattjes

Modern Dutch architecture.

by J. G. Wattjes

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Published by Tiranti in London .
Written in English


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During the 20th century, Dutch architects played a leading role in the development of modern architecture. Out of the early 20th century Rationalist architecture of Berlage, architect of the Beurs van Berlage, separate groups developed during the s, each with their own view on which direction modern architecture should take.

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In giving form and coherence to modern architecture, Le Corbusier's book Vers une architecture (, tr. ) played an important role, as did the writings of the Dutch architect J. Oud and the German architect Walter Gropius, who also headed the Bauhaus in Dessau.

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A very fresh copy of this handsome book printed on good quality paper. Jähns ; Jordan Modern architecture, or modernist architecture, was based upon new and innovative technologies of construction, particularly the use of glass, steel and reinforced concrete; the idea that form should follow function (functionalism); an embrace of minimalism; and a rejection of ornament.

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