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Office of Frank Lloyd Wright Cat House

USA
1954
Cat House designed for the daughter of Gerald Tonkens for whom Frank Lloyd Wright designed a residence in Cincinnati Ohio [C.1954]. According to the owner of this residence , Mr. Wright described over the phone to Mr. Thomas Olson, the site supervisor, his vision of the design of this cat house -'Felis Catus'. Mr. Olson's original delineation of this house is also included.
Provenance: Gerald Tonken's daughter ; Domino's Pizza Collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; current owner.

Condition*
Very good overall condition with random losses of paint to the original cherokee red surface. Flagpole has been replaced. The drawing has some creasing.

Measurements
height: 26 in. (66 cm)
second height: Drawing 19 1/2" x 32 3/4&am
depth: 47&3/4
width/length: 47&3/4

Specifications
Number of items: 2
Materials/Techniques: Painted plywood
Creator: unknown


$14500
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