Tuesday, 6 May 2008

COMPETITION: Guess what?

A prize to the first person to identify the provenance of the building in this photo gets a prize and a loud cheer.


The prize will be ... let's see ... how about a copy of the latest Free Radical magazine.  And if you can get the correct century, or the continent, then you'll get the loud cheer. 

Here's your first clue: it hasn't been posted here before ... [Photo credit Matt Jalbert, Exuberance.Com]



Blogger alan said...

Picture is of Samuel Freeman House in Los Angeles
Architect is Frank Lloyd Wright

5 May 2008, 23:45:00  
Blogger alan said...

I should get an extra prize for posting the answer before the original post!

5 May 2008, 23:48:00  
Blogger Matt B said...

Dammit! I saw a doco on FLW last week and recognised the stone work immediately.

(in answer to your other question, PC: 20th century).

Apparently the exterior stonework is falling apart these days, very sad.

6 May 2008, 09:22:00  
Blogger Matt B said...

ps well done Alan.

6 May 2008, 09:32:00  
Blogger PC said...

Crikey Alan, that's impressive.

A correct answer, before I'd even posted it. :-)

You'd better send me your mailing address - or would you prefer a digital copy? Let me know: organon@ihug.co.nz.

And you might like to let readers know how you identified it.

6 May 2008, 09:36:00  
Anonymous DenMT said...

The secret is to hover your mouse over the image... ;)


6 May 2008, 10:16:00  
Blogger PC said...

"The secret is to hover your mouse over the image..."

Oops. I obviously need to get better at this.

6 May 2008, 10:28:00  
Anonymous DenMT said...

Nah, next time just give the image a misnomer red-herring type name so you can snap the cheaters.


6 May 2008, 13:01:00  
Blogger alan said...

I'm lucky enough to have visited the site. Wasn't sure which of the FLW block houses it was but found image on web.

A digital copy will be fine.

6 May 2008, 13:40:00  

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