Frances Brody, a well-known LA philanthropist and daughter of advertising titan Albert Lasker, lived here until her death.
Homes - Celebrity - Business
The house was esigned by A. Quincy Jones in 1949.
In January 2014, it was purchased by Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi.
In the summer of 2014, it was sold by Ellen DeGeneres to Napster co-founder Sean Parker for $55 million.
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