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John Lautner House Tour

On Sunday, September 14, 2008 the Hammer Museum gave tours of three of John Lautner's houses in LA. For more info on Lautner, see This the the Hammer courtyard.

The Jacobsen Residence by John Lautner, built in 1947

The Jacobsen Residence, front steps

View from the driveway

View from driveway

Closer view of corner with kitchen and deck

New kitchen with concrete counter top

Molded-in concrete sink

Indoors, looking from fireplace toward kitchen

Fireplace with built in seating

Ceiling detail

Deck at end of house shows metal structure that actually supports the house

Rear walkway, more support structure


Read walkway against hillside

Better view of support structure and wood siding

Bedroom has brick wall

Deck with stairs down to lower level


View up to windows on main living area and steel support structure

Corner living area.

Dining table

Wood walls and standard aluminum-frame windows

Wood details

Ceiling in living area

Neighbors house, also a Lautner design, the Polin House

Wonderful old live oak tree in front of the house

Detail of the steel supports

The Reiner/Burchill Residence - also known as Silvertop, overlooking Silver Lake. 1963.

The Reiner/Burchill Residence - also known as Silvertop