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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.

Sold for: $14,500