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Frank Lloyd Wright Designs: The Sketches, Plans, and Drawings
The first major presentation in decades of the visionary drawings of the artist-architect and master designer. Frank Lloyd Wright was an architect of vast and unprecedented vision, whose work is not only still admired by the critics and carefully studied by historians but is also widely beloved. Comfortable spaces, humanly scaled, with extraordinary attention to detail-as ...more
Hardcover, 420 pages
Published October 4th 2011 by Rizzoli
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This doesn't have photographs of the buildings, but instead is an appreciation of the drawings as art in their own context. The drawings leave enormous areas of the page blank, as if the building is floating in some white space. The quality of line is phenomenal, something precise and perfect that extends to the lettering. Some of Wright's best designs were never built, but you see their influence in a lot of concept art since then-- the buildings of Naboo and Wakanda are clearly inspired by the ...more