• Creator
  • Willatzen, Andrew C.P.
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1905
  • Description
  • Susan Lawrence Dana's 1902 commission to Wright to plan the "remodeling" of the Lawrence's Victorian mansion was the largest commission that Wright had enjoyed up to that time. Widowed in 1900, Dana (1862-1946) decided to completely remodel her family's Italianate home to express her personality and help her become the leading hostess in Springfield. The finished house reflects Wright's Prairie Style, Dana's flamboyant personality, and the app... more
    Susan Lawrence Dana's 1902 commission to Wright to plan the "remodeling" of the Lawrence's Victorian mansion was the largest commission that Wright had enjoyed up to that time. Widowed in 1900, Dana (1862-1946) decided to completely remodel her family's Italianate home to express her personality and help her become the leading hostess in Springfield. The finished house reflects Wright's Prairie Style, Dana's flamboyant personality, and the appreciation of both architect and patron for Japanese prints and drawings. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9800XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 6 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2009