House of the Baron of Mauá

Otto Reimarus1854 - 1854

Museu Imperial

Museu Imperial
Petrópolis, Brazil

The Baron of Mauá's house was built between April 1852 and March 1854, used by him as a summer residence. Designed by the engineer Otto Reimarus and entitled "residence of Mauá", the only one that had it built, despite having other real estate. In this period came to Petrópolis to accompany the construction of the first railway of Brazil.


  • Title: House of the Baron of Mauá
  • Creator Lifespan: 1859
  • Creator Gender: male
  • Creator Death Place: Germany
  • Date: 1854 - 1854
  • Physical Dimensions: w28 x h20 cm (Medida total)
  • Provenance: Museu Imperial/Ibram/Minc
  • Type: Pencil on paper
  • External Link: Museu Imperial
  • engineer: Otto Reimarus

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