Image ID
HB-14490-N1
Headline
Farnsworth House
Date Depicted
1951
Date Created
1951
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
color transparencies
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-14490-N1, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
7280
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969
Farnsworth, Edith, 1903-1978
Farnsworth House
modernism
International Style
Plano (Ill.)
residential architecture
architecture
buildings
built environment
Magazine of Building
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
dwellings
glass construction
hb14490n1
farnsworth house

Exterior view of Farnsworth House with surrounding trees in full foliage, December 20, 1951. Farnsworth House was built in 1950 at 14520 River Road in Plano, Illinois, designed by Mies van der Rohe.

Exterior view of Farnsworth House with surrounding trees in full foliage, December 20, 1951. Farnsworth House was built in 1950 at 14520 River Road in Plano, Illinois, designed by Mies van der Rohe.

3/26/2007