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Unusual Strasbourg: the Egyptian House

The Egyptian House, located in the Neustadt quarter (10 rue du Général Rapp), was designed by young, self-taught architect Franz Scheyder in the early 20th century. The building’s style is a blend of Art Nouveau and an idealized interpretation of ancient Egyptian esthetics. This unusual apartment building is easily recognizable by its large central fresco, and by its wrought-iron balconies wth stylized bat motifs.

8 replies on “Unusual Strasbourg: the Egyptian House”

Oh wow, I had no idea that Strasbourg is so beautiful. I think that place would make my photo cloud explode after just one day. You are really lucky to be able to live there. Have a truly pawesome day and be safe. ❤

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