27 March 2013

Happy Birthday, Mies

Light-handed, but certain in stroke, this pencil sketch by Ludwig Mies van de Rohe shows a bathroom in the Farnsworth House. Life—and art—in the B.C. [Before CAD] era was different, indeed. farnsworthhouse.org

2 comments:

  1. thanks for bringing the bath of this modern masterpiece to my attn.
    i wasn't aware that mies had a pair of baths in this small residence.

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    1. ...and neither was I, john. Thank you for the additional information, and for reading KBCULTURE.

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