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contemplative sprite

One of the many such sculptures designed by Frank Lloyd Wright (1913) and sculpted by Alfonzo Ianelli that adorned the walls of Midway Gardens, Chicago, Illinois -- a German-styled entertainment complex with restaurants, terraces, gardens, and even a pool. This particular Sprite overlooked one of the dance floors, gazing down serenely on the partygoers as a living ornament of architecture. She's now located outside the giftshop at the Wright Home and Studio.

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Taken on July 23, 2007