Sure, we can call anything "Frank Lloyd Wright"

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Skinny stone columns don't work---literally. Presumably these are wallpaper, over a steel post. Which makes them silly...

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The Virginia house has some good points inside, but overall is a bit discombobulated.

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One way to look at the issue (of spurious Wright attribution): Wright is vindicated in his claim to be the father of modern architecture, as anything arguably modernist owes its being---if not its form---to Mr Wright ?

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Perhaps something from the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix?

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Is the figure on the ashtrays a known logo or decoration associated with...anything ?

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SDR wrote:Is the figure on the ashtrays a known logo or decoration associated with...anything ? S
Scroll down to stylized "Biltmore Blocks" on the right.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arizona_Biltmore_Hotel

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