Image ID
HB-14490-U
Headline
Rear angled view 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-U, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
5912
Max Pixels - Width
7275
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
hb14490u
rear angled view of farnsworth house

Angled exterior view of entire building of Farnsworth House, from the rear, 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.

Angled exterior view of entire building of Farnsworth House, from the rear, 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