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by Dr. Brian
Mon Dec 06, 2021 7:33 pm
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Topic: Wright's "Little Gem"
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Re: Wright's "Little Gem"

What a beautiful FLW house! I was attending the Wright auction in Chicago that evening, the Laurent house was the last item in the sale, so a good three to four hour wait. Before the house lot, Richard Wright (owner) stopped the auction, announced that the Laurent house would be next after a break. ...
by Dr. Brian
Sun May 02, 2021 8:25 pm
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Topic: Lost 1953 NYC Wright Exhibition House
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Views: 6138

Re: Lost 1953 NYC Wright Exhibition House

Thx for the note. I am going to give it a shot to link a few Exhibition House remnant photos; below is the Wright Skydome (kitchen), large window frames near ceiling in living room, and one of many labels on back of 1/4 sheets of riffed oak and other wood. Enjoy (you may have to cut and paste if I s...
by Dr. Brian
Sun May 02, 2021 3:59 pm
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Topic: Lost 1953 NYC Wright Exhibition House
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Views: 6138

Re: Lost 1953 NYC Wright Exhibition House

Appreciate your post, would not mind adding it to the collection, but I am sure it is a prized piece of yours. As you look at my clerestory windows, the ones the perfs were in, it is interesting how he (Wright, Henken...) used really simple brass piano like hinges to allow the perf to open, not to m...
by Dr. Brian
Sun May 02, 2021 12:35 pm
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Topic: Lost 1953 NYC Wright Exhibition House
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Views: 6138

Lost 1953 NYC Wright Exhibition House

Thanks for welcoming me as a new user, have been a long-time enthusiast and Wrightchat follower! Update - connecting back to many, many previous posts, I am the current owner of those "5000 lbs" of the lost Exhibition House from 1953 in New York. I was a long time friend of the previous owner - Leon...