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Frank Lloyd Wright and Midway Gardens

by Paul Samuel Kruty

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago,
  • Chicago.
    • Subjects:
    • Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Midway Gardens (Chicago, Ill.),
    • Commercial buildings -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century,
    • Lost architecture -- Illinois -- Chicago,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-252) and index.

      StatementPaul Kruty.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA6212 .K78 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 262 p. :
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL659514M
      ISBN 100252023668
      LC Control Number97004830

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      About Stability Sprite Statue – Midway Gardens – Frank Lloyd Wright. This hand-painted resin Stability Sprite Statue by YTC Summit represents one of the sprite sculptures commissioned to Alfonso Iannelli by Frank Lloyd Wright for Chicago’s Midway Gardens built in and demolished in Revisiting Midway Gardens. On J , in Chicago, Midway Gardens—a concert garden with space for year-round dining, drinking, and performances—opened to the public. Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation |

      Ebros Gift Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture Midway Gardens Complex Collectible White and Black Geometrical Sprites Chess Pieces Set with 5" Tallest Sprite . the building 51 collection is fortunate to include a few incredibly rare fragments from the non-extant frank lloyd wright-designed midway gardens. among the artifacts is a remarkable c. panel, comprised of cast concrete and originally part of a larger decorative frieze. a very limited number of the frieze panel blocks are known to exist, and are almost always found in states of disrepair.


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Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: University of Illinois Press; 1st Printing edition (January 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 3 pounds Customer Reviews: Frank Lloyd Wright and Midway Gardens book of Cited by: 5.

Midway Gardens is a defunct bandshell on the south side of Chicago that was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The book must have been a thesis or dissertation project for the author. I really liked the photos and stories about the place in its heydey--Anna Pavlova danced on the stage.

I wish I could step back in time and visit it on a summer's even4/5. In the following excerpts from “The Tale of the Midway Gardens” of Book Three of “An Autobiography,” Frank Lloyd Wright details the imaginative creation of Midway Gardens.

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Kruty, Paul. Urbana; (): University of Illinois Press. First Edition. Quarto. Item # pages, index, illustrated. Jack Quinan noted that the subject of this book is one of the largest of Wright’s non-domestic commissions.

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Midway Gardens was an entertainment complex on Chicago's south side, and an extraordinary achievement for Frank Lloyd Wright, who personally designed and supervised all of its elements, including a series of cast concrete sculptures he called the "Sprites".Reviews: Midway Gardens was designed to be a European–style concert garden with space for year-round dining, drinking, and performances.

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