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Frank Lloyd Wright and the Meaning of Materials

ISBN: 978-0-471-28522-9
260 pages
September 1994
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"Each material has its own message ." -- Frank Lloyd Wright, Architectural Record, (April/1928), copyright 1975 by McGraw-Hill, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduced with the permission of the publisher. "Bring out the nature of the materials, let their nature intimately into your scheme." -- Frank Lloyd Wright, Architectural Record, (March, 1908), copyright 1975 by McGraw-Hill, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduced with the permission of the publisher. "Form and function thus become one in design and execution if the nature of materials and method and purpose are all in unison." -- Frank Lloyd Wright, An Authobiography. 1932. Revised, 1943. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce. Copyright by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Courtesy The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.
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Wood.

Stone.

Brick.

Concrete Block.

Metal.

Concrete.

Glass.

Conclusion.

Cited Buildings and Projects.

References.

Index.
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Terry L. Patterson, AIA, is a Professor of Architecture at the University of Oklahoma at Norman. He is the author of Construction Materials for Architects and Designers (1990) and coauthor of Architectural Drawing and Design (1984). He has published numerous articles in professional journals and monographs on the architectural use of building materials and related issues.
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