Frank Lloyd Wright versus America: The 1930s

Frank Lloyd Wright versus America: The 1930s

by Donald Leslie Johnson
     
 

For his critics and biographers, the 1930s have always been the most challenging period of Frank Lloyd Wright's career. This fresh account by Donald Johnson, the first to make use of the architect's long-inaccessible archives at Taliesin West, is also the first to provide a balanced evaluation of Wright in the 1930s. It separates Wright's design activities from his…  See more details below

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For his critics and biographers, the 1930s have always been the most challenging period of Frank Lloyd Wright's career. This fresh account by Donald Johnson, the first to make use of the architect's long-inaccessible archives at Taliesin West, is also the first to provide a balanced evaluation of Wright in the 1930s. It separates Wright's design activities from his self-promotion and places his philosophy of individualism within the context of the times.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262600224
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
03/29/1994
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
9.59(w) x 7.20(h) x 1.03(d)

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