Miniature Architecture model of the Farnsworth House. Fully assembled, the model is scaled 1:150 to the original house.
Designed by iconic modernist Mies Van Der Rohe.
Created between 1946 and 1951 the house is recognized as an iconic masterpiece of the International Style of architecture, and has National Historic Landmark status. Located 58 miles southwest of Chicago, the glass and steel house is set within a natural landscape on a 62-acre parcel located along the Fox River. The one-room weekend retreat was designed for a prominent Chicago nephrologist, Dr. Edith Farnsworth, as a place to relax, entertain, and enjoy nature.