unity temple model - mini
Unity Temple was Frank Lloyd Wright's first major public building and remains one of the most significant buildings of his illustrious career. its revolutionary design laid the groundwork for modern buildings to come. Unity Temple was one of the first monumental buildings to be comprised entirely of poured in place, exposed concrete - normally reserved for factories and warehouses. the building has been a United States National Historic Landmark since 1971. and is considered to be one of the first modern buildings in the world. its influence has inspired thousands of architects the world over including Mies Van Der Rohe, and Frank Gehry. this Frank Lloyd Wright Collection product is authorized by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, Taliesin West, Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.A. "Frank Lloyd Wright," "Frank Lloyd Wright Collection," Wright's photograph and signature are trademarks of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and are used with permission. a portion of the proceeds from the sales of this product supports the conservation and education programs of the Foundation.
architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
location: Oak Park, IL. USA
material: plaster, metal etching
dimensions: 3.5" high, 7.5" wide, 3" deep
weight: 2.5lbs approximately