Experience

Dolobran House

Special | 2m 52s

Victorian-era architect Frank Furness is renowned for such public buildings as the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the University of Pennsylvania Library. But his many designs for the elegant homes in the area are not as well known. Here we visit one of them, the Dolobran, and note the typical Furness touches that are common to his public and private designs.

Aired: 08/25/11

Rating: NR

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