The House Without Stairs - Maison Sans Escalier

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I’m not surprised that this was an inspiration to Frank Lloyd Wright (my favorite architect.) What a beautiful and thoughtful design. For those of us who have trouble using stairs, it’s a good solution, although the walking distance is far greater.

Inasmuch I love stairs in all shapes and forms, this was definitely an advanced and aesthetically pleasing design which, unfortunately, did not survive the test of time based on requirements to maximise the space and prohibitive construction costs. I just wish that Bossu had been given the deserved credit as a precursor of the Guggenheim and Soumaya museums.