Greene & Greene

It has been stated that Charles & Henry Greene Homes put the word “Art” in the Arts & Crafts movement.   From the stained art glass windows to the handcrafted furniture style built0ins, their homes represented new was of considering buildings as examples of Artistic Craft.   With their appreciation of Japanese Architecture, Greene & Greene moved beyond the Craftsman  and Prairie style of their time by including Asian influences as demonstrated by the finely fitted beams with rounded edges and ebony inlays.   the artistry and craftsmanship that makes this house one of the treasures of the century.

To learn more about the Greene brothers, click on the below links,   and view this photo gallery:

Links to Gamble House and Other Info.

The Gamble House

Galinsky

The Blacker House – article

The Blacker House – book