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A National Historic Landmark, Glessner House was designed by noted American architect Henry Hobson Richardson and completed in 1887. It remains an internationally-known architectural treasure in Chicago. A radical departure from traditional Victorian architecture, the structure served as an inspiration to architects such as Louis Sullivan, Mies van der Rohe, and the young Frank Lloyd Wright and helped redefine domestic architecture.
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Although the property is now owned by the Forest Society, a portion of the property is used as a Christmas tree far… https://t.co/KNoChHNRy8
The live Christmas tree comes from The Rocks, the former Glessner summer estate in Bethlehem, New Hampshire. The Gl… https://t.co/LXhg2Kmn21
A festive ribbon adorns the bronze statue of Narcissus in the parlor. A timid Irish Catholic parlor maid was shocke… https://t.co/OfONZtcnGh