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Some thoughts occasioned by a visit to
Frank Lloyd Wright and Mies van der Rohe by Peter Smithson
Frank Lloyd Wright , the doyen of American architects who had virtually become a myth in his own lifetime, died earlier this year. Mies van der Rohe , another outstanding international architect, has recently received the R.I.B.A.'s gold medal for architecture from the Queen.
Peter Smithson , himself a practising architect, was in the United States shortly before Frank Lloyd Wright 's death. In this broadcast he creates a kind of double profile of the two men after having visited them both in their own surroundings within the space of twenty-four hours.


Unknown: Frank Lloyd Wright
Unknown: Mies van Der Rohe
Unknown: Peter Smithson
Unknown: Frank Lloyd Wright
Unknown: Mies van Der Rohe
Unknown: Peter Smithson
Unknown: Frank Lloyd Wright

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BBC Home Service Basic, 16 October 1959 22.30

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