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The property, with wooden and brick buildings, belonged to the engineer Stasys Čiurlionis. First of all, the wooden house was built in 1920. The three-story brick house, presumably built for rent, appeared in 1933. The owner also owned a spacious, albeit not very comfortable, piece of land uphill.
A view from the backyard of the house with the family of house owner Stasys Čiurlionis. From the left: the son of Stasys Čiurlionis brother, daughter Aldona and Stasys’ wife Ona. Photo from the personal archive of Stasys Čiurlionis’ granddaughter Jazmina Cininas.
The house owner Stasys Čiurlionis with his sons. Photo from the personal archive of Stasys Čiurlionis’ granddaughter Jazmina Cininas.
Do you live in this house? Or do you know the stories associated with it? – Tell us! This assistance is invaluable for Kaunas and Kaunas District as a contemporary European Capital of Culture 2022 and for those who want to know more about it. Let’s share our stories about architecture!
Special thanks to Jazmina Cininas, the granddaughter of the house builder – Stasys Čiurlionis – for sharing the historical photos from the personal archive.
Photos by Ž. Rinkšelis, 2019.