Thornton Abell: Rich house (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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Description

The steel magnate Gustav Rich commissioned this house from Abell in 1966. The steel frame with stucco also contained long walls of glass and interior walls of walnut.
The house was designated a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument in 2006, after an extensive restoration.

Creator

Thornton Abell, architect
Richard Fish, photographer

Source

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

Date

1966-1970

Rights

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Citation

Thornton Abell, architect Richard Fish, photographer, “Thornton Abell: Rich house (Los Angeles, Calif.),” UCSB ADC Omeka, accessed September 27, 2021, http://www.adc-exhibits.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/298.