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The same technique, by the way -- holding the reading glass directly to the eye -- gets me the best enlargement, looking at the vastly reduced drawings in some of our favorite books. Or maybe everybody knows that ?
It's interesting how the Usonian-era Taliesin presentation style seems to fit the architecture, just as Marion Mahoney's hand and eye were appropriate to the Prairie period work of Wright's studio. Some of these later drawings are gems, looking like sepia-line prints colored with pencils in blues and greens and ochres. . .warm, natural yet styled, joyfully and silently extolling the virtues of Organic architecture; the future, today !