Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.
Unless otherwise noted, all images and drawings are copyright © The Estate of Paul Rudolph and The Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation to get permission to use any drawings or photos. Drawings, sketches and other materials produced by Rudolph’s architectural office at the Library of Congress are maintained there for preservation, but the intellectual property rights belong to the Paul Rudolph Estate and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.
Address: 4018 Roberts Point Road
City: Siesta Key
Zip Code: 34242
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 27.296734, -82.555745
Site Area: 25,771 s.f. double waterfront lot with boat dock
Floor Area: 3 bed 2 baths, 1,851 s.f. living area with 224 s.f. screened porch
Floors (Above Ground): 1
Client: Alexander S. (Al) and Leona B. Harkavy
Architect: Paul Rudolph
Associate Architect: Ralph S. Twitchell
Alexander Harkavy died in 1956; his executor was Martin R. Harkavy
Remodeled in 1975
513 s.f. detached 2 car garage added in 1977
312 s.f. Boat Dock and 772 s.f. Wood Deck added in 1983
Last sold 10/01/86 for $275,000
Current owner - John C. Greer
DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings
DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings
DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings
PHOTOS - Project Model
PHOTOS - During Construction
PHOTOS - Completed Project
PHOTOS - Current Conditions
LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION
Florida Memory - The State Archives of Florida <https://www.floridamemory.com/>
Rohan, T. (2014). The architecture of Paul Rudolph. New Haven, Conn.: Yale Univ. Press.
Domin, Christopher, et al. Paul Rudolph: the Florida Houses. Princeton Architectural Press, 2002.
John Howey, The Sarasota School of Architecture 1941-1966, MIT Press, 1997
Architectural Forum, September 1947.