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July 2, 2009
Architect Lorcan O’Herlihy created a residence for himself and his wife, Cornelia, in Venice, California.
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From classic, cool glass swaths to a glowing semi-opaque wall to a crowning oculus of light, we've rounded up a selection of some of the most distinctive and diverse windows from homes featured in…
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A dazzling display of colored windows wraps the custom-furniture-filled Venice, California, home of architect Lorcan O’Herlihy.
July 2, 2009