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The Fagen Residence

The Fagen Residence | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
The Abel and Mildred Fagen House was designed by the architectural firm Keck and Keck as Project #387 in 1948. The interior of the house contained art by Alexander Archipenko and Alexander Calder. The Fagens were very active in the Chicago arts community and interested in cubist art. Salvador Dali created portraits of both Abel and Mildred.
DESCRIPTION
The Abel and Mildred Fagen House was designed by the architectural firm Keck and Keck as Project #387 in 1948. The interior of the house contained art by Alexander Archipenko and Alexander Calder. The Fagens were very active in the Chicago arts community and interested in cubist art. Salvador Dali created portraits of both Abel and Mildred.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:126460
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Hedrich Blessing Photographers
City:Lake Forest
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Keck, George Fred : George Fred and William Keck papers, 1903-1995
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:M99-085, Box 1
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Hedrich Blessing Original negative number 13711 K George Fred and William Keck were born in Watertown, Wisconsin, and operated an architectural office on Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois.
SUBJECTS
Architecture, Domestic
Chairs
Architecture
Ceilings
Stone walls
Fireplaces
Indoor photography
Furniture
Television

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