Frank Lloyd Wright and the Imperial Hotel: A Postscript

Smith, Kathryn
June 1985
Art Bulletin;Jun85, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p296
Academic Journal
Discusses how artist Frank Lloyd Wright described the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan in the 19th century. Background on the encouragement of the former emperor Meiji with ties to Europeans and Americans; Operations of the hotel during the changes in tourism flow; Expansion of the hotel to address the needs of the tourism business.


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