‘Weissenhof Estate’ – House 33
Weißenhofsiedlung - Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany; 1927

Hans Scharoun

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via “Hans Scharoun – Bauten, Entwürfe, Texte”; Peter Pfankuch; Gebr. Mann Verlag; Berlin (1974)

Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna, Queen of  Württemberg.

The majestic mien of the grand duchess Olga evinced more calm repose; hers was a finished beauty, more remarkable for stateliness, never in intercourse with other for a moment forgetting that she was of regal birth, and concealing her real goodness of heart by a certain degree of reserve. ‘ August Theodor von Grimm