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Country and suburban homes of the prairie school period

Herman Valentin Von Holst

Country and suburban homes of the prairie school period

with 424 photographs and floor plans

by Herman Valentin Von Holst

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Dover, Constable in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Country homes -- United States -- Designs and plans.,
  • Suburban homes -- United States -- Designs and plans.

  • Edition Notes

    Facsim. of ed. published as "Modern American homes" Chicago , American Technical Society, 1913.

    Statementby Herman Valentin von Holst.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7208
    The Physical Object
    Pagination108p. :
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22229579M
    ISBN 100486243737

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Complemented by author's concise text. Important primary source. Charles E. White Jr. (–) was a noted Chicago area architect who for a time worked in the Oak Park studio of Frank Lloyd Wright and who, both before and after that time, had a successful and influential career as an architect and a writer on architectural subjects.

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Date: Circa Title: "Frank Lloyd Wright And The Prairie School Architects. Exhibition & Home Tour, Sunday, Octo (Circa ), Unity Church - Oak Park, ILL." Description: A brochure for an exhibition at Unity Church and a tour of homes in Oak Park.

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The elder Buck was a landscape artist, specializing in sub-tropical landscape, genre paintings and. Country and Suburban Homes of the Prairie School Period. Hermann Valentin Von Holst $ - $   The American Prairie Style () can be classified as a sub-style of the larger Arts and Crafts (“Craftsman”) style architecture.

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