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Raymond Kappe
1000 Kenfield Avenue., Brentwood, CA
1 Bernheim House
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
A fine essay in fragile wood and glass.
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3625 Fredonia Ave., Studio City, CA
2 Fredonia Apartment Building
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
An elipse of glass and stucco set in the hills, this small yet luxurious building commands a magnificent view of the valley.
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14623 Hightree Road, Pacific Palisades, CA
3 Gertler House
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
A handsome wedding o the woodsy Craftsman aesthetic of Frank Lloyd Wright and Charles and Henry Greene to the bold angular forms of the International Style.
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12256 Canna Road, Brentwood, CA
4 Gould House
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
Glass and wood prevail in this house with stylistic affinities to Schindler's now demolished Wolf House in Catalina Island.
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3872 Royal Woods Drive, Sherman Oaks, CA
5 Handman House
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
A late Constructivist Cfraftsman piece lost in foliage.
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1600 The Strand Ave., Manhatten Beach, CA
6 House
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
Curved volumes project outward from the concrete frame of the building. The curved forms are elegantely realized in wood and metal-framed bands of glass.
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715 Brooktree Dr., Pacific Palisades, CA
7 Kappe House
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
A virtual tree house poised over a steep hillside. Glass has been used almost exclusively as the infill between the vertical and horizontal wood frame of the building. Example of Kappe's ability to meld the Craftsman Style with the International Style.
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10565 National Blvd., Culver City, CA
8 National Blvd. Apartments
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
Delicate detailing and in places there is a hint of later wood Constructivism.
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5632 Ravenspur Dr., Palos Verdes, CA
9 Ravenspur Condominums
Raymond Kappe, FAIA Designed Buildings in Los Angeles
Constructivism of the 1960's, composed of vertical and horizontal wood members with an infill of wood surfaces and glass.
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