Essential Architecture-  Berlin

Old "Königliche Bibliothek" (aka "Kommode")

architect

 

location

Opernplatz - today west Bebelplatz. next to the Alte Palais (Kaiserpalais), of Kaiser Wilhelm I

date

1774 - 80

style

 

construction

 

type

 
  The green pergola, next to the parterre garden of the Alten Palais,  was damaged during the war and demolished in 1962. The palace facade is being rebuilt in 2006 and the pergola will be reerected.
 
   
   
 

links

 
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