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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT'S LARKIN BUILDING MYTH AND FACT - (QUINAN JACK)

 

Frank Lloyd WRIGHT


FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT'S LARKIN BUILDING MYTH AND FACT - (QUINAN JACK)

 
25.14 €


Code EAN 13 : 9780226699080



University Of Chicago Press; New Ed edition
May 2006
 
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Larkin Building has become an icon of modern architecture. And the fact that it was demolished only forty-six years after its 1904 completion makes Jack Quinan’s study of the building—which housed a Buffalo, New York, soap company—all the more valuable. Quinan’s history draws on engineering documents, personal accounts of the building, and other papers he acquired from the family of Darwin D. Martin, a Larkin executive who proposed commissioning Wright to design the company’s offices. With access to these rare sources, Quinan reveals how a young Wright landed the commission and traces the evolution of his cutting-edge plans. Quinan then takes Wright studies to a new level, examining the Larkin Building as a structure at the center of economic and personal relationships. Illustrated with more than one hundred photographs, floor plans, maps, and diagrams, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Larkin Building provides a concise but complete record of how the building was conceived, built, evaluated, and finally demolished in what has been called a tragic loss for American architecture.
 
204 p., 23x20 cm
 
EAN 9780226699080

 
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