Tagged: cubism

Spálená 82/4: Dům Diamant

Until February 1912, this corner building in Prague’s New Town was due to be reconstructed in a more traditional historicist style, more sympathetic to the baroque church of the Holy Trinity next door. However, between June and September...

Šupich building, Prague, detail

Václavské náměstí 795/40: Šupich building

The completion in 1891 of the new museum at the top of Wenceslas Square was the crowning achievement of the Czech National Revival, a statement of nationhood that anticipated by thirty years the founding of the Czechoslovak state...