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Finding aid for the H. Th. Wijdeveld graphic and architectural designs, 1919-1979
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Series I. Graphic designs, 1919-1979

Physical Description: circa 76 items

Scope and Content Note

Typography and other graphic designs by Wijdeveld for letterhead, ephemera, and publications.
Box 1, Folder 1

Typography and graphic design examples, undated

Physical Description: ca. 40 items

Scope and Content Note

Some annotated. Includes letterhead, invitations, advertisements, prospectuses, etc.
Box 1, Folder 2

Architectura, 1922

Scope and Content Note

11 issues of this journal, designed by Wijdeveld. Scattered issues: 9 (Febr), 20 (Mei), 21 (Mei), 24 (Juni), 25 ((Juni), 26 (Juni), 28 (Juli), 29 (Juli), 30 (Juli), 31 (Juli), 43 (Oct).
See also Box 2, folder 5 for original designs.
Box 1, Folder 3

2 books designed by Wijdeveld, 1919

Scope and Content Note

Albert Plasschaert. Het zien van schilderijen. Arnhem: Van Loghum Staterus en Visser, 1919; Albert Vogel. Voordrachtskunst: Theoretische en practische beschouwingen. Arnhem: Van Loghum Slaterus en Visser, 1919.
Box 2*, Folder 1

Bouwkundig Weekblad Architectura, ca. 1927

Physical Description: 1.0 sheet

Scope and Content Note

Proof of cover for magazine which started publication in 1927.
Box 2*, Folder 2

Book design for J. W. Schotman, 1927

Physical Description: 8.0 sheets

Scope and Content Note

Der geesten gemoeting, published Amsterdam, 1927.
Box 2*, Folder 3

Wendingen, 1927

Physical Description: 4.0 sheets

Scope and Content Note

Original design for 4 double spreads, pencil and gold - brown wash. Lettering in pencil: "JRG. 10 No. 1, 1927."
Box 2*, Folder 4

Wendingen, 1919-1920, 1930

Scope and Content Note

One "spare variant (proof) cover no. 2, 1930." Wendingen: Sept. 1920 - Proof or leaflet. Wendingen. Serie II, no. 7/8, Juli/August 1919. unbound proof with 59 woodcuts, and extra large, uncut cover.
Box 2*, Folder 5

4 designs for journal Architectura, and interview, 1924, 1925, 1979

Scope and Content Note

Pencil and ink on heavy paper; Printed announcement regarding the Dutch participation in the Paris Expo, 1925. With newspaper interview by Hans Vogel about Wijdeveld, from Het Parool, Friday 9 Feb. 1979.
Box 2*, Folder 6

Graphic designs for De Volksuniversiteit van Amsterdam, prospectus for lectures, 1935

Scope and Content Note

Original layout on 2 sheets of tracing paper, and paste-up of proof on 1 piece of heavy paper, plus 1 sheet of paper with pencil annotations.

Series II. Architectural designs, 1921-1924, 1954-1959

Physical Description: 9.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Drawings, originals and copies, for six architectural designs by Wijdeveld.
Box 2*, Folder 7

Exposition Internationale, Paris, 1925

Scope and Content Note

1 blueprint showing display rooms (section and plan).
Box 2*, Folder 7

Project Theater, Amsterdam, 1921?

Scope and Content Note

For theater at the Plantage Middenlaan, 1921? 4 photographs (bromides?) of drawings mounted on a board, sections and elevations.
Box 2*, Folder 8

Internationale Werkgemeenschap Cultuurcentrum ‘Elckerlyc,' January 1954

Scope and Content Note

Site plan, original drawing in ink and pencil, dated.
Box 2*, Folder 8

Cultuurcentrum, 1959

Scope and Content Note

Print of drawing showing plans and elevation, signed and dated.
Box 2*, Folder 8

Design of house and studio [for Wijdeveld?], 1958

Scope and Content Note

Plan of bungalow with elevation, ink over pencil on tracing paper, signed and dated.
Box 2*, Folder 8

Groot Bentveld, 1954

Scope and Content Note

Blueprint with colored pencil of plan for a new "villa wijk", signed and dated 30.12.1954.