Search found 5 matches

by FrankJBaker
Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts
Topic: Frank J Baker
Replies: 0
Views: 2713

Frank J Baker

If the owners of the Baker house are on here, let me know how the rehabilitation is going. I am the man whom found the house decrepit and had Catherine sell from AGI, that or I was filing a federal lawsuit. If anyone has information on it rehab, please respond. "She is a lovely little house, touted ...
by FrankJBaker
Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts
Topic: Edward Serlin house - NY
Replies: 22
Views: 8892

Re: Edward Serlin house - NY

I am the guy who got the lawyer who snagged the home from one of Wright's apprentices in 2014, to sell. It was mouldering and the 2 story living room collapsing.
by FrankJBaker
Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts
Topic: Edward Serlin house - NY
Replies: 22
Views: 8892

Re: Edward Serlin house - NY

*unlike other Wright stuccos. Also Ms. Gordon's position is a non sequitur as she is well known. My redundancy. Further, the Baker house is Wrights last ode to the family structure or familial "church" as he was on his way with Mamah away from their families to Europe in 1909.
by FrankJBaker
Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts
Topic: Edward Serlin house - NY
Replies: 22
Views: 8892

Re: Edward Serlin house - NY

A recent restoration photo showed the Baker house under rehabilitation and mentioned a 1905 stucco sample from a similar wright design. I assert that the Baker house is unlike other stucco, this per Gunny Harboe, Chicago-Wright expert rehabilitative architect whom refinished the Robie house. Also, B...
by FrankJBaker
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts
Topic: Edward Serlin house - NY
Replies: 22
Views: 8892

Re: Edward Serlin house - NY

Was just at the property. As there are no good outside shots either on wikipedia's or google maps for the public, I asked the owner if I could photograph it. She would not allow me to and seemed concerned to know if I knew Barbara Gordon...I guess the Conservancy is in charge of posting information,...