Image ID
HB-14490-H
Headline
Entry and front of Farnsworth House
Date Depicted
December 20, 1951
Date Created
December 20, 1951
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-14490-H, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
8128
Max Pixels - Width
6502
KEYWORDS
architecture
buildings
built environment
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969
Farnsworth, Edith, 1903-1978
Farnsworth House
modernism
International Style
Plano (Ill.)
residential architecture
Magazine of Building
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
glass construction
dwellings
stairs
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entry and front of farnsworth house

Sharp angled view of the entry and the front of Farnsworth House, December 20, 1951. Farnsworth House was built in 1950 at 14520 River Road in Plano, Illinois, designed by Mies van der Rohe. Edith Farnsworth was the client.

Sharp angled view of the entry and the front of Farnsworth House, December 20, 1951. Farnsworth House was built in 1950 at 14520 River Road in Plano, Illinois, designed by Mies van der Rohe. Edith Farnsworth was the client.

3/26/2007