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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

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"ORGANIC (OR INTRINSIC) ARCHITECTURE IS THE FREE ARCHITECTURE OF IDEAL DEMOCRACY"

WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd. Typed manuscript inscribed. Taliesin West, February, 1953.

Original 11-page typed manuscript on "The Language of Organic Architecture," inscribed by its author, Frank Lloyd Wright, to his friend, the architecture critic Lewis Mumford, "For Lewis, F.L. Wright." With Mumford's annotation in the top right corner, "Feb 1953." The distinctive type face and spacing of the text invite the possibility that Wright typed this himself. $8800.

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“WE ARE IN THE PRESENCE OF A PRESENCE”

WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd. Architectural plans for Beth Sholom Synagogue. Elkins Park, 1956.

Six original plans by Frank Lloyd Wright for the electrical, plumbing, lighting and air conditioning systems for his famous synagogue. Showing the full building sketch and footprints. $6500.

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INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION OF FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT’S LANDMARK FUTURE OF ARCHITECTURE

WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd. The Future of Architecture. New York, 1953.

First edition of this “definitive” volume on architecture as “a basic, organic necessity for a true democracy,” with frontispiece portrait of Wright and 35 photographs of his buildings, inscribed in the year of publication to a prominent Sunday Times photographer: "To Douglass Glass, Portrayer of men. A good man himself. Frank Lloyd Wright, New York, Nov. 53." $4500.

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