The Guggenheim: Frank Lloyd Wright's Iconoclastic Masterpiece

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The captivating tale of the plans and personalities behind one of New York City's most radical and recognizable buildings Considered the crowning achievement of Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in Manhattan is often called iconic. But it is in fact iconoclastic, standing in stark contrast to the surrounding metropolis and setting a new standard for the postwar art museum. Commissioned to design the building in 1943 by the museum's founding curator, Baroness Hilla von Rebay, Wright established ...

The Guggenheim: Frank Lloyd Wright's Iconoclastic Masterpiece 2017, Yale University Press, New Haven

ISBN-13: 9780300226058

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