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by Macrodex
Wed Jul 22, 2020 7:49 pm
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Topic: visions of wright
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Re: visions of wright

I created the site. The majority of the scans are from the Taschen volumes with some other books I had at the time -- which I hand-scanned -- and other images I acquired online. There are far more images in the Monographs, but I do not own them.
by Macrodex
Sat Jul 18, 2020 4:28 pm
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Topic: Waterstreet unbuilt FLLW obscure design?
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Re:

Visions of Wright is a mixed blessing at best, no ? There are dozens of designs that I daresay none of us had ever laid eyes on, before the Taschen volumes were published -- though many of the images could be found in black-and-white, a generation earlier, in the Monographs. But most are apparently...
by Macrodex
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:20 am
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Topic: Heritage Auctions' site
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Heritage Auctions' site

Found out that they have/had many auctions of Wright's unbuilt projects that include perspectives and plans -- site, elevations, details, etc. Just as two examples: https://fineart.ha.com/itm/prints-and-works-on-paper/frank-lloyd-wright-american-1867-1959-drawings-of-the-dr-andamp-mrs-paul-v-palmer-...
by Macrodex
Mon Jul 03, 2017 4:06 pm
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Topic: FLW Unbuilt Designs for Madison
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Furness' drawing of a flower helped to inspire Sullivan's ornament, iirc.

He's [Furness] is not as appreciated as he should be.
by Macrodex
Mon Jul 03, 2017 4:02 pm
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Topic: Spaulding Print Room
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I love the contained elegance of the room.

Simple, yet not-so-simple.
by Macrodex
Fri Nov 04, 2016 9:13 pm
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Topic: Wright in the movies
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Not a film, but:

The Gillin house appears in a Walker, Texas Ranger episode -- though, it's very slight.
by Macrodex
Sun Aug 14, 2016 11:14 am
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Topic: An Apprentice's Story
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An Apprentice's Story

Here's an interesting thing I happened upon from a Taliesin apprentice's experience working for Wright.

http://www.miltonstricker.com/Book/ms_01_05.html
by Macrodex
Sat Aug 13, 2016 4:26 pm
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Topic: THE KAUFMAN HOUSE / MAY 13, 2008
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Shame we'll never see the plans to the Boulder project. Hmmm ... Will have to conduct a search, as I have a plan, here, somewhere. Haven't looked at or studied it in ages, but I believe a study is located on the second floor, behind the roof "cutout" Well, if you manage to find it, please post it. ...
by Macrodex
Sat Aug 13, 2016 4:25 pm
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Topic: THE KAUFMAN HOUSE / MAY 13, 2008
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Shame we'll never see the plans to the Boulder project. Hmmm ... Will have to conduct a search, as I have a plan, here, somewhere. Haven't looked at or studied it in ages, but I believe a study is located on the second floor, behind the roof "cutout" Well, if you manage to find it, please post it. ...
by Macrodex
Sat Aug 13, 2016 4:23 pm
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Topic: San Francisco Butterfly Bridge
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The TV show Sightings had an episode titled Ghost Report which has parts filmed in the Ennis house.
by Macrodex
Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:51 pm
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Topic: THE KAUFMAN HOUSE / MAY 13, 2008
Replies: 90
Views: 66532

Shame we'll never see the plans to the Boulder project.
by Macrodex
Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:50 pm
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Topic: San Francisco Butterfly Bridge
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Iirc, the movie Die Hard has a model of the Butterfly Bridge in it.