S.218 – Taliesin III
In 2016 visitors on the tour were permitted to take interior photographs.
Photographed on April 30, 2016.
Wright’s mother’s portrait has a place of honor above the hearth –
Wright rarely allowed decoration above his fireplaces
Left: vault door protects the studio’s drawings
Totally out of place, but his choice:
Wright preferred rugs from China. This is a Chinese wool shag rug from the 1940s –
long predating the shag carpet fad of the 1970s.
This sits in his office.
Right: rare view of the kitchen, shot through a window