Recognized by Wright as his earliest “Usonian” house, La Miniatura is also the first residence to utilize Frank Lloyd Wright’s highly inventive textile block building system
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1939 Sturges House | Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright (overseen by Taliesin fellow John Lautner) | 449 N. Skyewiay Road, Los Angeles, CA
The home, a historic-cultural monument, is currently owned by Jack Larson who played Jimmy Olson in the 1950s TV series The Adventures of Superman.
Lloyd Wright’s John Sowden house (1926), Los Feliz, California
Edit: Many thanks to ChicagoGeek for pointing out that the house was designed by Frank’s son Lloyd Wright, an accomplished architect in his own right, who served as his father’s construction manager for several of the California textile-block projects throughout the 1920s.
Ennis House (Los Angeles, California)
Frank Lloyd Wright in LA
Yesterday I had an amazing tour of the architectural masterpieces of Frank Lloyd Wright and his son, Lloyd Wright in LA. The tour was lead by Laura Massino, an architecture historian, whose obvious passion and enthusiasm for architecture and FLW made for an interesting and informative tour.
If you’re in LA an you have a passion for architecture, check out her tours: http://www.architecturetoursla.com/
Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles Ennis House, Los Angeles, California, 1924
frank lloyd wright’s hollyhock house, 1921
(aline barnsdall residence)
living room + fireplace
4800 hollywood boulevard
photos by marvin rand, 1965
via: decaying hollywood mansions
Frank Lloyd Wright’s John Storer house (1923), Los Angeles