Vitrolite kitchen, Turzak residence, Chicago, Illinois

 
Vitrolite kitchen, Turzak residence, Chicago, Illinois
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  • Title :     Vitrolite kitchen, Turzak residence, Chicago, Illinois
  • Artist:     Charles Turzak Artist Bruce Goff Other relation
  • Accession:     TD1993.30.1
  • Country:     United States Chicago Illinois
  • Date:     1937
  • Dimensions:     Inches 13 19-3/4, Centimeters 33.0 50.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Interior Design
  • Subject:     Architecture/Architectural Design , Advertising , Interior Decoration
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     td1993.30.1_001_06132011-jpg634517694464006168.jpg
  • Tags:     Architecture~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs~Interior Design
Description:
Ink and yellow, grey and blue gouache airbrushed illustration depicting the artist's kitchen at 7059 Olcott Avenue, Chicago with cabinets, walls and furnishings made of Vitrolite structural glass; the reflective surfaces giving the room a bright and spacious ambiance; illustration was used as a visual component of advertisements for Vitrolite building materials.