Frank Gehry's $4.5 million Winton Guest House auctioned for $905,000

The eccentric guesthouse that Los Angeles architect Frank Gehry designed for Twin Cities arts patrons Mike and Penny Winton sold for $905,000 at auction in Chicago on Tuesday.

Once valued at $4.5 million, the house had been estimated to sell for up to $1.5 million. But after less than five minutes of lackluster bidding, auctioneer Richard Wright declared it “Sold” to a telephone bidder for $750,000, plus auction house fees.

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