Case study house #21 is the second of the two case study houses janey and i tracked down during our recent trip into la built along a winding, narrow street in the laurel canyon area, case study house #21 is generally considered one of the most successful case study houses. Case study house #21 sponsored by arts & architecture magazine, the case study houses provided post-wwii america a vision of modern living, as conceived by such luminaries as charles and ray eames, richard neutra, and eero saarinen.
The bailey house, or case study house #21, was registered as los angeles historic-cultural monument #669, with the endorsement of then-owner michael lafetra, the los angeles conservancy, and pierre and gloria koenig.
Less well known but no less admired is koenig’s earlier bailey house (case study house #21), which is tucked into those same hollywood hills on a small. The case study house program drew up 36 sets of plans for low-cost, modernist houses from some of the greatest midcentury.
A glassy pool outside case study #21 as it looks today by grant mudford, courtesy of barry sloane a wonderful piece of los angeles’s architectural history, and a picture-perfect example of midcentury modern style, case study house #21 is for sale in the hollywood hills built in 1958, the bailey. Seomi international at case study house 21 info pierre koenig julius schulman bailey house story.
Pierre koenig’s case study house 21 (bailey house) represents an icon in the case study program, the visionary project for reimagining modern living. One of modernism’s most iconic houses, case study house 21 (bailey house) by pierre koenig, is now on sale the two-bed/two-bath hollywood hills.