Friday, October 21, 2011

"Twin Palms"


"Twin Palms", E. Stewart Williams' desert home for Frank Sinatra.

Palm Springs, California

1947

35 comments:

Daniel Braga said...

Hey, I want a house like that! Is very beautiful.
And, is that a phone number on the gogoplata post? I'm gonna make a call and try it... lol \o/

-> Harry, do you see The Walking Dead?

*DB*

dimitri said...

I love this photo. I want this house !

David Toms said...

I have always wanted to visit as this is one of the best examples of mid-century modern architecture on a residential scale

Jon said...

I wanna jump in that pool and wash off some of this Texas dust.....

Munk said...

I see the rat pack hanging at the pool.

Jazz bazooka said...

if it's good for sinatra, it is good for... nah , could never afford it

braddstudios.com said...

Have a crazy awesome weekend mr. G! Hopefully the party is there! -BD

Reilly said...

nice house

Simone butterfly said...

very, very good! my friend, kiss

I dream lo-tech said...

I like.

Cheers!

The Angry Man said...

Amazing house. Especially for 1947. It'd still be pretty swell today!

To Tipota said...

Frank was a classy man.

Interwebs Fails said...

I'd like to go there!

MRanthrope said...

niiiiiiiice

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teca said...

Wonderful, honey!!!
Hugs.

Adam said...

nice house for sure

Randy said...

Amazing house. Have a great weekend Harry.

DWei said...

I wonder how much something like that would cost today...

my day in a sentence said...

A smooth cat like that deserves such a resort. :)

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The Rule of Mr Kane said...

I am doing a Giveaway:
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Hugs
JK

Ania said...

I want this house!

railer said...

i wish...

hoaks2 said...

Pretty. Too bad it's in the desert.

Jaime Blasco said...

My future home... hahaha ;)

Thanks for your comment, see you! :)

Dream On Mode

melo said...

u know, this reminds me of that film with Colin Firth 'A single man'...like that retro vibe...

cheers!!

T. Roger Thomas said...

Looks like a lot to maintain

Kristina Bonander said...

Even if Swedish nature is my very inpsiration I must say that those bungalows are amazing. Architect Richard Neutra is my favorite.
Regards from Sweden
Kristina

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Krimly said...

beautiful place!

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Armand Cordero said...

take me there, england is too cold ! please

barbara l. hale said...

What a great looking place. I would love to look around there in person.

Roman said...

winning house!
+ followed

Susan said...

That is so beautiful. The epitome of
of a Palm Springs home. Love it! Just want to dive into the pool.

Svetislav Kostic said...

I just adore Californian modernism! Great house

 
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