casa redonda

May 25, 2013 — 1 Comment

Built in 1915 in the city of Rafaela, Argentina, and demolished in 1956 -

casa redonda, argentina

The owner of the house, Pablo Travaini, was an Italian immigrant to Argentina who ran a brickworks. He apparently suffered from asthma, and believed that the air would circulate better in a house that was round. This photo shows Travaini and his family on the day the house was inaugurated.

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One response to casa redonda

  1. 
    Livon Diramerian May 25, 2013 at 8:10 pm

    It is true that round buildings have better circulation of air.

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