Guide to the Wendingen archive M1671

Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064

Language of Material: Dutch; Flemish
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Wendingen archive
Creator: Wijdeveld, H. Th.
Creator: Huszár, Vilmos
Creator: Klimt, Gustav
Identifier/Call Number: M1671
Identifier/Call Number: 4031
Physical Description: 8 Linear Feet (12 clamshell boxes of original journals, 2 flat boxes of manuscript material, 1 flat box of framed original artwork of cover)
Date (inclusive): 1918-1931

Scope and Contents

A complete run of the review, together with an archive of related material including the finished original drawing by Jesserun de Mesquita for one of the covers (vol. IX, no. 1, 19128), two original drawings for page layouts, and other items.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], Wendingen archive (M1671). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, California.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audiovisual & born-digital materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Conditions Governing Use

While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.


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Biographical / Historical

Published between 1918 and 1931, virtually all of the 116 issues were edited and designed by Hendrik Theodorus Wijdeveld, a Dutch architect and designer. Famous primarily for its focus on modern architecture, art, and design, WENDINGEN includes special numbers on Frank Lloyd Wright (in seven issues), Josef Hoffmann, Erich Mendelsohn, Eileen Gray, Jan Toorop (two issues), Gustav Klimt, and Lyonel Feininger. Other issues feature woodcuts, ancient oriental art and architecture, worker housing, Balinese puppetry, and many other topics.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Art -- Netherlands -- Periodicals
Architecture -- Netherlands -- Periodicals
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959

volume 1

Wendingen Publications: 1918 939985

volume 2

Wendingen Publications: 1919 (March 1919, Dance Issue) 939987

volume 3

Wendingen Publications: 1920 (Issue 2: Gustave Klimt) 939989

volume 4

Wendingen Publications: 1921 (Issue 11: Lissitzky's cover design; Frank Lloyd Wright) 939991

volume 5

Wendingen Publications: 1923 939993

volume 6

Wendingen Publications: 1924 939995

volume 7

Wendingen Publications: 1925 (Issues 3-9: The Life-work of the American Architect, Frank Lloyd Wright) 939997

volume 8

Wendingen Publications: 1927 939999

volume 9

Wendingen Publications: 1928 940001

volume 10

Wendingen Publications: 1929 (Vilmos Huszar issue) 940003

volume 11

Wendingen Publications: 1930 940005

volume 12

Wendingen Publications: 1931 940009

flat-box 13

Wendingen Publications: duplicate copies/deluxe copies 940011

Scope and Contents

Includes original wash and pencil layouts, list of issues, subscription form, woodcut slip, Technisch Gedeelte issues, and an issue of Medeelingen: Architectura et Amicita.
flat-box 14

Wendingen Publications: duplicate copies/deluxe copies 940013

Scope and Contents

Includes original inserted leaves, and several individual issues of Wendingen.
flat-box 15

Wendingen Publications: framed item 940015

Scope and Contents

Framed black and white illustration measuring 13" x 13" (22" x 23" frame) with three panels depicting a child, an elderly man and an elderly woman. The top of the illustration reads "Wendingen" and text below the panels reads "Litho Houtsnede ETS".