Maker: Designer: John deKoven Hill (American, 1920-96) | Manufacturer: Schmidt Ornamental Iron Works (Evanston, IL)
DeKoven started his career as an apprentice at Taliesin for Frank Lloyd Wright and went on to become Wright's chief architect.
Provenance: Fence panels for the Hyde Park Redevelopment project (1503-19 East 56th Street, Chicago, IL) near the University of Chicago. The last photograph shows the fence panels as they were originally installed behind the townhouses in 1960 (Photograph courtesy: Cultural Historian, City of Chicago). Architect: Harry Weese (American, 1915-98).
Originally designed for the Corbett House
(Cincinnati, OH, built 1959).
Literature: House Beautiful, Pace Setter, February 1960.
Dimensions: W 17.75 D 1 H 17.75 in.
See also: AR6654, AR6655, AR6656, AR6657, AR6658, AR6659, AR6660, AR6661, AR6662, AR6663, AR6672, AR6673, AR6674, AR6675, AR6676, AR6677, AR6678, AR6679, AR6680, AR6681, AR6682, AR6683, AR6684, AR6685, AR6686, AR6687, AR6688, AR6689, AR6690, AR6691, AR7022, AR7023, AR7024, AR7025, AR7026, AR7027, AR7028, AR7029, AR7030, AR7031, AR7032, AR7033, AR7034, AR7035, AR7036, AR7037, AR7038, AR7039, AR7040, AR7041, AR7042, AR7043, AR7044, AR7045, AR7046, AR7047, AR7048, AR7049, AR7050, AR7051, AR7052, AR7053, AR7054, AR7055, AR7056, AR7057, AR7058, AR7059, AR7060, AR7061, AR7062, AR7063, AR7064, AR7065, AR7066, AR7067, AR7068, AR7069, AR7070, AR7071.