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'NAKOMA' AND 'NAKOMIS', TWO TERRACOTTA FIGURES
'NAKOMA' AND 'NAKOMIS', TWO TERRACOTTA FIGURES

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT, CIRCA 1929

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'NAKOMA' AND 'NAKOMIS', TWO TERRACOTTA FIGURES
Frank Lloyd Wright, circa 1929
Nakoma 12¼in. (31.1cm.) high, Nakomis 18in. (45.7cm.) high
each impressed with FLW monogram (2)
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Please note that this lot is accompanied by an original letter written by Olgivanna Lloyd Wright dated May 3, 1971 that discusses the figures and the project they were designed for.

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cf. Mary Jane Hamilton, "Nakoma Memorial Gateway", Frank Lloyd Wright and Madison: Eight Decades of Artistic and Social Interaction, 1990, pp. 83-88 for a discussion of the project and the subsequent production of these smaller figures with Charles L. Morgan's assistance in 1929-30.
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