THE ZSOLNAY CERAMIC MAUSOLEUM OF SÁNDOR AND RÓZA SCHMIDL

The Art Nouveau tomb of the Schmidl family in the Rákoskeresztúr Jewish cemetery in Budapest, made for Sándor and Róza Schmidl, is one of many grand mausoleums of the Hungarian Jewish bourgeoisie. It’s in good condition, having been recently restored.  It attracted me because it’s predominantly ceramic, manufactured by by the Zsolnay factory, who are … Continue reading THE ZSOLNAY CERAMIC MAUSOLEUM OF SÁNDOR AND RÓZA SCHMIDL