Sunday, December 09, 2012

Timeline of E.1027

    1926-1929  designed and built
·            1932 the couple part – Badovici kept house
·            1938-1940 le Corbusier paints murals on the walls without permission during his visits
·                           She never forgave him and never went back into the house
·            1956 Badovici dies and his Romanian sister (nun) inherits property
·                           The Romanian state confiscates the property and puts it up for sale
·            1960 bought by Madame Schelbert (being convinced by le Corbusier)
·            1965 le Corbusier dies swimming in front of the house
·            1982 Dr Kaegi (Kägi) Schelbert's doctor (drug addict) buys it or gets it
·            1991 he sells all of Eileen's furniture for 3 million Francs
·            1994 he puts house on market for 5 million Francs
·            1996 murdered by his two gardeners after refusing to pay them
·            Empty for 3 years – vandalized by squatters
·            1999 purchased by Conservatoire du Littoral and declared French national monument
·            Renovation sponsored by:
o   French government
o   Roqubrune-Cap-Martin
o   Alpes-Maritimes département  
·            2008 most recent renovation started
        Currently being renovated

3 comments:

  1. Very informative blog info, i like this services.
    Window Shutters London | Blinds In London

    ReplyDelete
  2. Thank you for making this astounding article, informative and knowledgeable!! We have so much to learn from this. Anyway, If you are interested and looking for
    blinds fabricator service you may visit our website. You can also check our available services to offer. Thank you and More power!!

    ReplyDelete

  3. You have been discovered it then you share it with your readers, I’m grateful because I’m one of your readers, I learn a lot from your posts, hope I will be able to read more. Do you have any idea about blind singapore? I'm really curious about it.

    ReplyDelete