André Kertész (1894-1985), Glasses and Pipe, gelatin silver print c. 1926
This landmark residence in Chicago’s Lincoln Park was renovated to provide a serene, sophisticated backdrop for the client’s prized collection of Native American artifacts, Navajo textiles, vessels and photographs by Edward Curtis. This residence won the Illinois Landmark Preservation Award of Excellence.
1200 AD Native American storage jar, or Olla, from the ancient Puebloan culture of the Southwest United States
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An installation of photographs by Edward Curtis was designed as a feature in the Powder Room.
A 14-foot long custom bronze, vellum and goatskin bibliotheque was designed by SLI to provide an elegant separation between rooms, to showcase the client’s collection of American Indian pottery and to house the client’s book library.