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On the market: 1940s B.N. Eisenberg-designed art deco property in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Something seriously quirky. But we can’t stop looking at this 1940s B.N. Eisenberg-designed art deco property in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Not that there’s anything wrong with it. This is an incredibly striking piece of art deco, one that dates back…

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1940 modernism: Bauhaus-inspired property in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

This is quite something. In fact, this 1940s Bauhaus-inspired property in Atlanta, Georgia, USA looks largely unchanged since 1949. Not that this rather striking build is a time capsule. A look at the kitchen suggests that the house has been…

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Historic midcentury: 1940s Rudolph Schindler-designed Kallis-Sharlin Residence in Hollywood Hills West, Los Angeles, California, USA

This place is pretty amazing. It’s also the 1940s Rudolph Schindler-designed Kallis-Sharlin Residence in Hollywood Hills West, Los Angeles, California, USA. Well, most of it is anyway. That’s because two architects have also left their mark on it over subsequent…

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Preserved midcentury modern: 1940s Ted Criley Jr-designed Frank Thomas Residence in Flintridge, California, USA

If you are a fan of classic Disney, this 1940s Ted Criley Jr-designed Frank Thomas Residence in Flintridge, California, USA might have significance beyond the architecture. Frank Thomas was one of Walt Disney’s ‘Nine Old Men’ illustrators, the core animators…

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