Schloss Schwetzingen which I mentioned last week (the Temple of Apollo) was essentially a very public space, even in the 18th century before becoming the even more public museum it is today. The elector, in order to get away from 'court life' and from the general public which were allowed into the grounds, built the Badehaus (bathhouse) as a private refuge from what was essentially his 'work'. Imagine having to live at your office!
Petit Trianon at Schwetzingen!
World of Interiors Magazine (one of my favorites).
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, VICTOR!
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