Gate in Hungary

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Eva Lewitus on December 13, 2011

Somewhere in Budapest I saw this wonderful irong wrought gate

GyurIca on June 4, 2012

Can I help you?

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Friendly greetings from Budapest,

GyurIca

Eva Lewitus on June 4, 2012

Hi GyurIca,they are incredibly alike, but it isn´t the same gate. Look at the curlicues on the bottom of the gate, and the door in the back. -- Maybe they are done by the same artist? Both are very beautiful! Can you find out? I would love that!

GyurIca on June 4, 2012

Hi eva lewitus!

Yes, my fault, you are right. I think this iron wrought gate is a work of Jungfer Gyula (1841-1908) He is considered one of the most important masters in decorative art in the turn-of-the-century Hungary. He had made more then 200 iron wrought gate in Budapest. I try to find out, but not sure will manage. I may need some help.

Best regards,

GyurIca

Eva Lewitus on June 4, 2012

Thank you so much, GyurIca, I looked up Jungfer Gyula with google, and found many of his wonderful creations, not only wrought iron gates. But, no I didn´t see your, nor my gate among his extraordinary work.
Imagine making a collection of all of his gates???
Greetings from Lima,
Eva

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  • Uploaded on December 13, 2011
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    by Eva Lewitus
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