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1960 mosaic pool restored

Postby nichols » Wed Jul 08, 2009 4:26 pm

LOS ANGELES TIMES

A return to a mosaic of color

A designer finds inspiration in a pool of hand-cut Mexican tile.
By Debra Prinzing
July 4, 2009

"The entire underwater surface of the pool at Mr. and Mrs. Sydney Abbotts' home is covered with Mexican mosaic tile to create a jewel-like setting which intensifies the blueness of the water."

Los Angeles Times, April 3, 1960

Lory Johansson remembers playing with her cousins during family gatherings at her Uncle Sydney's house in the Baldwin Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles. Even as a young girl, she was impressed with the home's sleek, modern architecture and her uncle's flair for design, first featured in the L.A. Times nearly 50 years ago. The glass-walled rooms turned toward the pool as the home's focal point...

http://www.latimes.com/features/home/la ... 8171.story

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Postby Joe » Wed Jul 08, 2009 4:45 pm

that's a nice pool:

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Postby Miguel » Thu Jul 09, 2009 6:13 pm

The detail of the blue color combo with the gold accents is gorgeous!
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Andy Perkins, Broker/Owner

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Postby Stephen » Fri Jul 10, 2009 8:08 am

Stephen Meade

SoCal Realtor - DRE 01378749

Pacific West Assoc. of Realtors President-Elect

http://www.OCModHomes.com

http://www.CliffMaySocal.com

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Cliff May Homeowner

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Postby Ricola » Fri Jul 10, 2009 8:31 pm

That has a real WOW factor!
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