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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT | Set of Four Windows from the Francis W. Little House, "Northome," Wayzata, Minnesota

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60,000 - 80,000 USD
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Description

  • Frank Lloyd Wright
  • Set of Four Windows from the Francis W. Little House, "Northome," Wayzata, Minnesota
  • opaque and clear glass, copper-plated zinc came, original painted wood frames
  • 58 1/2  x 21 1/2  x 2 in. (148.5 x 54.6 x 5.1 cm) each including frames
  • circa 1912-1914

Provenance

Francis W. and Mary Little, Wayzata, Minnesota
By descent to their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond W. Stevenson, Wayzata, Minnesota
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, by acquisition of the house, 1972
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1986

Literature

Edgar Kaufman, Frank Lloyd Wright at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, pp. 28, 35 (for photographs and drawings of windows from the Little House)
David A. Hanks, Frank Lloyd Wright: Preserving an Architectural Heritage, New York, 1989, p. 85 (for a photograph of leaded glass doors from the Little House)
William Allin Storrer, The Frank Lloyd Wright Companion, Chicago, 1993, p. 174-175 (for period photographs of the Little House, including similar leaded-glass windows)
Thomas Heinz, Frank Lloyd Wright: Glass Art, New York, 1994, p. 159 (for a photograph of the master bedroom windows from the Little House)
Julie L. Sloan, Light Screens: The Complete Leaded-Glass Windows of Frank Lloyd Wright, New York, 2001, pp. 220-221 (for a period photograph of the library windows and drawings of the windows from the Little House)
Julie L. Sloan, Light Screens: The Leaded-Glass of Frank Lloyd Wright, New York, 2001, p. 126 (for a photograph of similar leaded glass doors from the Little House)
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