Director Doniger, who is 91, has listed his 8,751-square-foot house in Hancock Park at $3,999,000. The Italian Renaissance home has a two-story octagon-shaped entryway, a grand main hall and a stone fireplace in the living room. There is a breakfast room with hand-painted walls and ceiling, a paneled library with coffered ceiling and stenciling, a tiled kitchen and a two-bedroom maid's suite with a separate kitchen. The main house has an additional four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a sun room and a den.
Molly McGinty of Coldwell Banker, Hancock Park North office, is the listing agent.