Thornton Abell: LeBrun house (Malibu, Calif.)

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Description

The house was designed for Rico LeBrun, an artist and teacher. LeBrun requested a large art studio with an outside work area, inside work area, drawing room, metal shop, sculpture room, and large studio with darkroom and plentiful storage. The house also originally contained three bedrooms, an office, atrium, and expansive living/dining/kitchen area that opened onto a patio.

Creator

Thornton Abell, architect
Julius Shulman, photographer

Source

Thornton M. Abell papers, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

Date

1962-1964

Rights

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Citation

Thornton Abell, architect Julius Shulman, photographer, “Thornton Abell: LeBrun house (Malibu, Calif.),” UCSB ADC Omeka, accessed October 26, 2021, http://www.adc-exhibits.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/297.