Tag: Arts and Crafts Movement

Prindle House Ballroom, Duluth, Minnesota

In its day, the ballroom was the only use of the third floor of the house. In subsequent years a movie screen was added for family 35mm films. In this image, it is a storage area. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold [...]

Prindle House Dining Room, Duluth, Minnesota

The round dining room had a gold leaf ceiling. All of the furniture in it was custom made to fit the curved walls. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items [...]

Prindle House Green Bedroom, Duluth, Minnesota

The second floor green bedroom was the Prindle's daughter, Muriel's bedroom. Walnut furniture and a handpainted frieze along the ceiling of a rolling landscape with birch trees are features of the room divided into a sitting portion and a sleeping portion. The repousse copper fireplace at the left has a peacock motif. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. [...]

Prindle House Servant Bedroom, Duluth, Minnesota

Servant quarters were on the third floor. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items were removed and displayed at the museum. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. [...]

Prindle House Basement, Duluth, Minnesota

Storage in the basement. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items were removed and displayed at the museum. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast [...]

Prindle House Dining Room, Duluth, Minnesota

The round dining room had a gold leaf ceiling. All of the furniture in it was custom made to fit the curved walls. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items [...]

Prindle House Green Bedroom, Duluth, Minnesota

The second floor green bedroom was the Prindle's daughter Muriel's bedroom. Walnut furniture and a handpainted frieze along the ceiling of a rolling landscape with birch trees are features of the room divided into a sitting portion and a sleeping portion. The repousse copper fireplace has a peacock motif. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's [...]

Prindle House Side Entrance, Duluth, Minnesota

In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Hunt used the Spanish Colonial Revival style for the house that cost $16,000 to build. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items were removed and displayed at the museum. ~ [...]

Prindle House basement, Duluth, Minnesota

Storage in the basement. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items were removed and displayed at the museum. ~ Photo Credit: University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast [...]

Prindle House Dining Room, Duluth, Minnesota

The round dining room had a gold leaf ceiling. All of the furniture in it was custom made to fit the curved walls. In 1904, William Martin Prindle (1861-1944) and Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963) chose William Hunt of the firm Palmer, Hall, and Hunt, as the architect of their new Duluth home built in 1905 at 2211 Greysolon Road. Mina chose William A. French and John Bradstreet to decorate the interiors. One of Bradstreet's most important commissions was the Duluth Prindle house. When the house was sold to the Minneapolis Art Institute in 1981, the living room and selected items [...]

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