Bayou Bend

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Bayou Bend Collection And Gardens - Mansion and Gardens
... Ima responded that "not everyone can have a bayou" ... Bayou Bend opened to the public in 1966 ... Staub's plan for Bayou Bend combined eighteenth-century Georgian architecture with elements that are distinctly Southern and of Spanish Creole architecture ...
Bayou Bend Collection And Gardens
... Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, located in the River Oaks community in Houston, Texas, United States, is a 14-acre (57,000 m2) facility of the Museum of Fine ... Bayou Bend is the former home of Houston philanthropist Ima Hogg ... Bayou Bend was marked with a Texas Historical Commission marker in 1973 and was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1979 ...
Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston - Facilities
... Other Facilities Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens - features one of the nation's finest collections of American decorative art and furniture ... The Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, former home of Life Trustee Ima Hogg, was designed by architect John F ... Bayou Bend was officially dedicated and opened to the public in 1966 ...
Ima Hogg - Philanthropist and Community Leader - Restorations
... Although Hogg spent little time at the Varner plantation after Bayou Bend was constructed, she continued to purchase art and antique furniture on its behalf ... her attention on her Houston home, Bayou Bend, which housed some of her personal collection of antiques and artwork ... Several residents of River Oaks sued to prevent Bayou Bend becoming a museum, but Hogg prevailed in court ...

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