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  Topic: Pyrex Tubes
JimM

Replies: 5
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:16 pm   Subject: Re: Pyrex Tubes
Any thoughts on this?

There's more at play here than to consider Wright's intention, if at all possible. All we have is that which we can see. Perhaps sometimes under duress, he still did not hesit ...
  Topic: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 8
Views: 204

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:50 am   Subject: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
SI's Taliesin-1911 (actually more 1912!) is finally available animated. Too easy to quibble over the accuracy of the masonry and other details, just wonderful that its been done! Love the breeze wafti ...
  Topic: Ted Bower
JimM

Replies: 9
Views: 275

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:32 pm   Subject: Ted Bower
We've talked about Ted a time or two. On a long ago thread I may have described his home and a few interesting conversations with him. He had a very contentious relationship with Wright and boy did he ...
  Topic: Book on Rush Creek Village
JimM

Replies: 14
Views: 380

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2018 1:06 pm   Subject: Book on Rush Creek Village
Architect/author's "Inner Dialogues" blog section of site includes van Fossen, Gunning photos, and mentions Modmom1's Glenbrow renovation (2014). Interesting guy, blog also has a piece on Wr ...
  Topic: Darwin Martin House
JimM

Replies: 16
Views: 639

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:15 am   Subject: Darwin Martin House
The Martin House Restoration Corporation should have info on any specific studies:

http://www.martinhouse.org

Found following in an article from this link:

https://www.buffalorising.com/2017/ ...
  Topic: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
JimM

Replies: 19
Views: 5234

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:33 pm   Subject: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
Look at the first photo of the thread and the last few interiors... each corner appears to have a somewhat parabolic hip beam (glulam?) from floor to peak. Wonder if segment from floor to top of walls ...
  Topic: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
JimM

Replies: 19
Views: 5234

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2018 2:13 pm   Subject: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
Some of my most prized possessions I've been lugging around for years are the great jazz LP's from CTI Records, almost all recorded at the studio. Phenomenal photography second to none is also a hall ...
  Topic: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
JimM

Replies: 67
Views: 11749

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:13 am   Subject: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
My bad...noticed on previous thread Roderick clarified it was a zoning limitation as opposed to code compliance; obviously very different issues (while both a bane to building these days!).
  Topic: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
JimM

Replies: 67
Views: 11749

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:40 pm   Subject: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
Local code required 2-story houses...
  Topic: 'Sharing Wright's Vision Through Digital Innovation'
JimM

Replies: 2
Views: 357

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:25 pm   Subject: 'Sharing Wright's Vision Through Digital Innovation'
My Mac froze too...
  Topic: Journal OA+D V6:N1 Fuermann Photographs Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 5
Views: 729

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 6:59 pm   Subject: Journal OA+D V6:N1 Fuermann Photographs Taliesin
Waiting by the mailbox!
  Topic: Is this Desk Lamp Authentic?
JimM

Replies: 151
Views: 51542

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri May 11, 2018 11:48 am   Subject: Is this Desk Lamp Authentic?
Assuming the Foundation has control over all aspects including packaging design, the "OEM" lamps do have the numbering on the boxes they come in.
  Topic: Is this Desk Lamp Authentic?
JimM

Replies: 151
Views: 51542

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu May 10, 2018 3:03 pm   Subject: Is this Desk Lamp Authentic?

My guess is that the numbers are for reference only, and have nothing to do with what Wright would have called the lamps.

An important distinction.... at the time I got my T1 table lamp I wondere ...
  Topic: Request aid completing Survey of Usonian Perforated Boards
JimM

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Views: 204084

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:16 pm   Subject: Request aid completing Survey of Usonian Perforated Boards
The keyboard concerto's (actually clavier) Bach interestingly derived "after" others are wonderful. Sixteen can be found on a 3-record set performed by Sophie Svirsky on Monitor Records. It' ...
  Topic: Article: 'Where does FLW's genius come from?'
JimM

Replies: 7
Views: 586

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:54 pm   Subject: Article: 'Where does FLW's genius come from?'
Indeed, the original presentation drawings for Unity indicated brick and concrete inside and out with intricate interior detailing akin to the contemporanneous Larkin light court colonnades, rather th ...
 
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