Wilson Eyre in Detroit: Charles Lang Freer House

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Concerns the Freer house in Detroit, Michigan, designed in 1890 by Philadelphia architect, Wilson Eyre. Examines stylistic contributions made by Tryon and Dewing in the house's interior decorations and the garden designs. Well-illustrated.


Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919


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Winterthur Portfolio Vol. vol. 15, no. 3 (Journal)

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu


Autumn 1980


  • Art
  • Architecture
  • History
  • Art objects
  • Art--History

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pp. 257-270

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