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Glass houses

The Bradbury Building in downtown Los Angeles. (Richard Hartog / LAT)
Pierre Koenig’s Case Study House #22 above Hollywood. (Julius Shulman / J. Paul Getty Trust)
The Chemosphere House is the mostly glass, flying saucer shaped home of publishing mogul Bernedikt Taschen in Los Angeles. (Ken Hively / LAT)
The courtyard pool area of the Marmol-Radziner modular house in Desert Hot Springs. (David Glomb)
Etched glass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. (Francine Orr / LAT)