By William R. Drennan
in keeping with the scandal generated by means of his open affair with the proto-feminist and unfastened love suggest Mamah Borthwick Cheney, Wright had began to construct Taliesin as a safe haven and "love cottage" for himself and his mistress (both married on the time to others).
Conceived because the apotheosis of Wright’s prairie apartment kind, the unique Taliesin may stand in all its remoted glory for just a few months prior to the bloody slayings that rocked the kingdom and lowered the constitution itself to a smoking hull.
providing either a gripping secret tale and an authoritative portrait of the artist as a tender guy, Drennan wades throughout the myths surrounding Wright and the bloodbath, casting clean gentle at the formula of Wright’s architectural ideology and the cataclysmic results that the Taliesin murders exerted at the fabled architect and on his next designs.
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