Woodland Cemetery, Stockholm: the service building

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RIBApix ref no RIBA108251
Architect/DesignerAsplund, Erik Gunnar (1885-1940)
Lewerentz, Sigurd (1885-1975)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
Subject Date1924
Image Date1990
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceBenton
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Asplund and Lewerentz won the competition for the new cemetery in 1915 and spent the next 25 years developing the cemetery in a landscape of wooded pines populated by small chapels. The service building shown here was used to provide cloakrooms, kitchens and lunchrooms for the cemetery workers.

Subject tags

cemeteries, Landscape, kitchens, dining rooms