Black Madonna House Prague: Josef Gocar Building

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House of the Black Madonna Prague : Cubist Building

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scanned photos of Prague Cubist buildings from 1991, by architect adrian welch

Key building in Prague Cubist architecture style

House of the Black Madonna
Dates built: 1911-12
Architect: Josef Gocar; later changes by V. Kubík
Black Madonna House Prague Josef Gocar building
photo © Adrian Welch

Location: Celetna Street / Ovocny Trh

This Cubist building takes its name form the black Madonna located high up on it.
Originally a department store
Centre of Czech art & culture 1994-2002
Reopened 2003 as Museum of Czech Cubism – part of Prague National Gallery
Facilities: Grand Café Orient + Kubista shop + Cubist spiral staircase
Kubista shop Website: www.kubista.cz

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Palac Adria, Jungmannovo namesti
1925
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Diamant house, Spalena 82 off Lazarska
Architect: Kralicek

Elisky Krasnohorske houses, Elisky Krasnohorske 10-14
1921
Architect: Otokar Novotny

Tychonova 4-6, Hradcany
Architect: Josef Gocar

Cemetery gates, Dablice, northeast Prague
Architect: Vlatislav Hofman

Apartment block, Neklanova 98

Kovarovicova Villa, Libusina 49

Cubist Buildings, Rasinovo nabrezi 42, 47 + 71

Location: Ovocny Trh, Prague, Czech Republic




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