Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) & George Mann Niedecken (1878-1945) for the Avery Coonley House frame
Sale No: 127, Lot No: 596
Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) & George Mann Niedecken (1878-1945) for the Avery Coonley House frame Riverside, Illinois, 1908 birch accompanied by a tempera on illustration board entitled ‘Seascape’, circa 1905 by Alfonso Iannelli (Italian/American, 1888-1965) frame: 24 7/8″w x 13 3/4″h x 1 1/8″d (deepest point); tempera (sight): 7″ x 11 7/8″
Provenance: The Avery Coonley House, Riverside, Illinois The Collection of Wilbert Hasbrouck, Chicago, Illinois Acquired from the above by the present owner
Catalog Note: This is one of three known frames in this design from the Coonley House. The Coonleys were collectors of Japanese prints and displayed them throughout their house.