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Title:
Contemporary California houses
Author:
Phaidon Press.
Publication Information:
London : Phaidon, 1999.
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm.
General Note:
Cover title.

Originally published 1993-1996 in series: Architecture in detail.
Language:
English
Contents:
Frank Gehry, Schnabel House / James Steele -- Eric Owen Moss, Lawson Western House / James Steele -- Franklin D. Israel, Drager House / Aaron Betsky.
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ISBN:
9780714838717
Format :
Book

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Central Library NA7235.C2 C66 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize
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Summary

Part of a series that aims to place buildings within their historical context,his text considers Gehry's Schnabel House; Israel's Lawson-Weston House;nd Moss's Drager House. It includes specially produced technical drawingshat explain how the buildings were detailed and put together. It considersow the houses are all key buildings in the development of a recognized stylef California residential architecture and how the buildings afforded theirreator's the reputations as masters of spatial manipulation.


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