LEGO 2011 Architecture Farnsworth House

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Overview

Replicate a modern marvel with the famed Farnsworth House™! Few one-room homes are as strikingly modern and instantly recognizable as the Farnsworth House™, designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. This single-story steel structure with floor-to-ceiling glass walls was meant to open a minimalist interior to nature in an extreme way.

Construction took place from 1945–1951 on a 60-acre estate beside the Fox River in Plano, Illinois, where it still...
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Overview

Replicate a modern marvel with the famed Farnsworth House™! Few one-room homes are as strikingly modern and instantly recognizable as the Farnsworth House™, designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. This single-story steel structure with floor-to-ceiling glass walls was meant to open a minimalist interior to nature in an extreme way.

Construction took place from 1945–1951 on a 60-acre estate beside the Fox River in Plano, Illinois, where it still stands today. The assembled Farnsworth House model is over 10” (25cm) wide on a base with printed name label and includes a booklet with facts about the building, its construction and history.

  • Includes:
  • Architectural replica of the real-world Farnsworth House™
  • LEGO® Architecture inspires future architects, engineers and designers as well as architecture fansaround the world using the LEGO brick as a medium for reproducing esteemed structures
  • Booklet included with details on design and history (English language only)
  • Measures over 10” (25cm) wide and 3” (7cm) tall
  • 546 pieces

    For ages 12 and up.
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Product Details

  • UPC: 673419159678
  • Manufacturer: LEGO
  • Publication date: 4/1/2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 1, 2014

    BAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    BAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 10, 2013

    Modern art at it's best !!!  This simple,striking building is fu

    Modern art at it's best !!!  This simple,striking building is fun to assemble.  I the glass walls allow you to peer inside and see the furniture. I love it

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