How Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian Houses inspired a Modern Corner Lamp

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Blog entry by Randy Price posted 07-26-2011 04:06 AM 5077 reads 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

A clerestory is a wall with a band of narrow windows along the very top.

Frank Lloyd Wright used the clerestory windows to great advantage in his Usonian period houses with a continuous band of windows at the top of a wall immediately below the ceiling line, giving the ceiling the illusion of floating above the wall.

In this video see how the Wright’s clerestory windows served a inspiration for the Clerestory Corner Lamp.

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#1 posted 08-08-2011 07:40 AM

Really quite beautiful. Thanks.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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