If I wanted to copy a Frank Lloyd Wright house, would I owe somebody royalties?

Table of Contents

Frank Lloyd Wright houses

Reproducing any historic house of any period accurately would be a challenge and reproducing a house by Frank lloyd Wright would be a good deal more difficult and expensive.

When someone has an idea like that what results is more typically something vaguely similar or an approximate image or pastiche.

,And that was what done by someone who built what might be called a tribute to Wrightu2019s Robie House.

Itu2019s likeable enough, though little more than a joke as architecture, it certainly risks nothing like the architectural equivalent of an infringement of copyright.