Hildo Krop

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Artworks BKDH

Bouwbeeldhouwkunst Bijenkorf, 1924-1926

Bijenkorf is a household name. Originally established in Amsterdam by Simon Goudsmit in 1870 as an haberdashery shop, it grew into a luxury department store after 1900. The Hague [...]

Monument voor gevallenen PTT, 1940-1945, 1950

'Many fell - as defenceless - as culms before the scythe - some stood - and sang - sang an old tune - the old [...]

Simon van Leeuwen, 1938

Hildo Krop is one of the most prominent sculptors of the Amsterdam School (1916-1926). He made a name for himself with his many sculptures on buildings and bridges, and [...]