Smith and Williams: Zwell house (Pasadena, Calif.)

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Description

For the long, narrow, 1300 square foot house for Leo Zwell, Smith designed a straight line of rooms, with each one having a full wall of glass facing onto the brick terrace. A "light trough" or linear skylight provided natural light to the living/dining room ceiling.

Creator

Whitney Smith, architect
Maynard Parker, photographer
Garrett Eckbo, landscape architect

Source

Smith & Williams records, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

Date

1946

Rights

Maynard L. Parker, photographer. Courtesy of The Huntington Library, San Marino, Calif.

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Collection

Citation

Whitney Smith, architect Maynard Parker, photographer Garrett Eckbo, landscape architect, “Smith and Williams: Zwell house (Pasadena, Calif.),” UCSB ADC Omeka, accessed September 27, 2021, http://www.adc-exhibits.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/568.