This notNeutral porcelain plate measures 12” (30.48 cm) across, with central Tokyo printed on a black background. Key buildings are represented with persimmon icons, while rivers and public spaces are shown in blue and green. Each plate is boxed and includes a key to the buildings and spaces included on the plate. Dishwasher safe. Made in Poland.
Tokyo - pop. 13.2 million. Tokyo began as a settlement named Edo (noted in white), which by the mid-1600s was the center of a shogun powerbase that had a nationwide military presence. In 1869 Emperor Meiji renamed the city and claimed it as the seat of the Japanese Empire. Twice left in ruins, after the Great Kanto earthquake in 1923 and extensive firebombing in WWII, the city rebuilt itself, peaking in the 1980s during its real estate and technology boom. Tokyo has continued to build upon itself, building on top old ruins to make way for the new in a city with intense density.
Perfect for dinner napkins or to hold the day's mail. The Frank Lloyd Wright design of this laser-cut wood holder in cherry finish is adapted from a a wooden door whose carved organic motifs let light pass from the first floor entry hall to the kitchen in the Nathan Moore House (Oak Park, Illinois, 1895). : 6" wide x 6"...
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The Frank Lloyd Wright 2017 Engagement Calendar comes with 20 color photographs and descriptions of designs by Wright along with quotations from the prolific architect. Also included are fifty-three weekly grids and thirteen full-page monthly grids; double-page spreads of 2017 and 2018 yearly grids; pages for notes; a personal information page and an essay about Wright. Size: 7 x 9”.
This Frank Lloyd Wright gift set of coasters is inspired by his art glass designs. The Wright gift collection contains one each of the following coaster designs: Willits, Dancing Glass, Oak Park Skylight, Coonley Playhouse Window. Each Frank Lloyd Wright coaster is 4" square, made of original CoasterStones porous sandstone and is cork-backed to protect furniture and prevent scuffs.
When the Hillside Theatre at the Frank Lloyd Wright Taliesin estate burned in 1952, the main stage curtain created in 1932 was destroyed. The new curtain designed by Wright was made in 1956 by the Taliesin Fellowship and is an an abstract image of the Taliesin estate with Taliesin on the hill. Each Frank Lloyd Wright coaster is 4" square,...