For the past two weeks, a team of workers have been recreating a billowing, three-piece fabric structure measuring at about roughly 250 feet by the late Zaha Hadid—the Iraqi-born British architect whose passing in March sent a wave of distress throughout the design world. Dubbed "Lilas," the curvaceous edifice was originally created in 2007 when Hadid stepped in to provide an alternative site when artist Olafur Eliasson and architect Kjetil Thorsen's creation was not able to be realized for the annual event due to rising steel prices.

For Sotheby's annual Beyond Limits sculpture exhibition at The Chatsworth House, a Baroque palace which was originally built for the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, the parasol-like structure will be up for auction, and is a bittersweet way of remembering the iconic designer—who was the first woman to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize.

Learn more about the auction at The Guardian.

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