Frank LloydWright, in 1913, wascommissionedbyhisfriendEdwardC. WallartodesignaGerman-stylebeerhallandentertainmentcenterknownasMidwayGardensinChicago's HydeParkneighborhood. MidwayGardens, acultural and entertainmentindoor-outdoorcomplex, opened with great fanfare in 1914 and served as a venueforconcerts, danceperformances, finedining and more. NotonlydidWrightdesignthebuildingitself, buthealsooversawthecreationofthefurniture, interiorfixtures, artworkandeventhedishesandnapkinholders. Also, Wrightco-designedaseriesofconcretesculpturesnamed "sprites" foundthroughoutthehugecomplexwithItalian-bornsculptorAlfonsoIanelli. Thischesssetincludesmultiple "sprites" andotherunique designelementsMr. WrightcreatedfortheMidwayGardens. Thechesssetiscold-castresinwithhand-rubbedsurface coloringfinish.
King Size: 5"
The chess board is sold separately.
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