John Lautner Stevens House

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SDR
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Post by SDR »

If Craig will remove the apostrophe from his thread title (or even if he doesn't) I will post eight photos gleaned from the two Lautner monographs.


Alan Hess says: Lautner designed the dining table. Roof shapes are "half-catenaries."


LOOKING TOWARD THE STREET:


Front door and dining table:

Image photo Weintraub


Image

Childrens' bedrooms above right. Note earlier street fence.


Image photo Shulman


Image photo Weintraub

"The glass-covered hole in floor was originally open, and looked down to the owner's studio, later converted to a sauna." Note extreme cantilever to desk.


Image photo Shulman


LOOKING TOWARD THE SEA:


Image photo Weintraub

"Glass panels slide back to leave corner open."


Image

Master bedroom


Image photo Weintraub


Black and white photos: Michael Moore.

Craig
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Post by Craig »

...will remove the apostrophe from his thread title ...I will post eight photos
Grammatical blackmail? I will pay the ransom.
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Heh-heh. Me a cruel taskmaster . . .

8)

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Post by Tom »

Just found out that Ed Norton grew up in Columbia, MD
and is the grandson of James Rouse.

SDR
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Post by SDR »

Living room ceiling is a much larger herringbone array.

S

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