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by therman7g
Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:45 am
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Topic: Wright and the attached trellis
Replies: 112
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Treasures of Taliesin: seventy-seven unbuilt designs

Trellis may not be the right term: Has anyone ever seen greenery growing on these pierced overhangs -- even in the renderings? See page 59 (click on the arrows) of Treasures of Taliesin: seventy-seven unbuilt designs. http://books.google.com/books?id=L2BMt1fCo5kC&printsec=frontcover&dq=Treasures+of...
by therman7g
Fri Jan 22, 2010 7:46 am
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Topic: Exceptional Frank Lloyd Wright Archive to Highlight Bonhams
Replies: 12
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Exceptional Frank Lloyd Wright Archive to Highlight Bonhams

Included within the 400-lot Bonhams & Butterfields Fine Books & Manuscripts auction on February 14, 2010 is a massive archive of photographs, correspondence and select building plans related to groundbreaking architect and designer Frank Lloyd Wright. Assembled by Professor Henry Russell Hitchcock f...
by therman7g
Sun Nov 29, 2009 10:11 am
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Topic: 31 Buildings That Changed Modern Life
Replies: 4
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31 Buildings That Changed Modern Life

Why would Price Tower make the list instead of Fallingwater? http://www.archfoundation.org/octagon/exhibitions/structures/index.htm #4 Taliesin West Paradise Valley, Arizona Frank Lloyd Wright 1973 Award Recipient #5 Johnson and Son Administration Building Racine, Wisconsin Frank Lloyd Wright 1974 A...
by therman7g
Thu Aug 27, 2009 7:10 am
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Topic: Survivor band member owns Wright Home
Replies: 8
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Frank Sullivan, the architect of the Horticultural Building

"I became interested in the park as a unique heritage landscape and because of the Sullivan building," he says in a press release released by Coun. Clive Doucet's office. "Frank Sullivan, the architect of the Horticultural Building, was the only Canadian student of Frank Lloyd Wright and although th...
by therman7g
Mon Aug 24, 2009 10:36 am
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Topic: Article: Meyer House (Galesburg, MI - 1948) restoration
Replies: 23
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Reflecting pool

Does anyone have the plans with the reflecting pool? He has accomplished much, but he isn't finished. He needs to add a new roof or modify the present one and would like to restore a reflecting pool on the east side of the house. Meanwhile, he continues the gardening he enjoys. LaBrecque was ecstati...
by therman7g
Mon Aug 24, 2009 10:26 am
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Topic: Article: Meyer House (Galesburg, MI - 1948) restoration
Replies: 23
Views: 15501

painted the Honduras mahogany!
by therman7g
Mon Jul 20, 2009 4:21 pm
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Topic: Two new Pfeiffer books
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Views: 44868

I'd be insulted if my home were shown as published....

Unfortunately, the photo is the architectural equivalent of a class picture with the eyes closed on a bad hair day DRN, Bill Storrer agrees with you that a better picture could've been used. See: http://www.franklloydwrightinfo.com/FLlW4359.htm S.325 Sweeton; I'd be insulted if my home were shown a...
by therman7g
Fri Jun 05, 2009 12:07 pm
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Topic: FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT: COMPLETE WORKS VOLUME 3
Replies: 2
Views: 2114

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT: COMPLETE WORKS VOLUME 3,

Got mine from Amazon today. It sure is heavy. Sweet pictures.
by therman7g
Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:18 pm
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Topic: raymond carlson house?
Replies: 36
Views: 40955

Taliesin checkerboard

The checkerboard was probably derived from the end flaps of the Taliesin West office, drafting room and living room. They were rectangular canvas flaps and checker-boarded with gold paint". See: http://www.flickr.com/photos/hypnoraygun/2883638394/in/set-72157607455192592/ http://www.flickr.com/phot...
by therman7g
Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:30 pm
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Topic: Robie House Table Glass color
Replies: 28
Views: 29199

Robie Restoration

Restoration of the Robie House dining room has undergone significant advancements as the three major reproduction cabinetry pieces, the buffet, screen wall and built-in shelving, will all soon be restored in their original locations. As a precursor to reinstalling the dining room built-ins, the Robi...
by therman7g
Fri Mar 06, 2009 2:55 pm
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Topic: wright in california new on the market
Replies: 54
Views: 40690

Fawcett Perfs

Would you take some pictures of the perfs (all variations if possible) straight on nothing artistic for research purposes? Assuming they let you take pictures of course.