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Another building by Ödön Lechner

Another building by Ödön Lechner

This is a very famous villa that looks like it could stand a bit of restoration. It currently houses some institute for the blind.

This was designed by the famous Hungarian architect Ödön Lechner in the Secession style, a variation of Art Nouveau that incorporates elements of Hungarian folk art and which he sought to make the Hungarian national style. Masterpieces by Lechner include the Geology Institute, the Postal Savings Bank, Szent Laszlo Church, a villa, Kecskemet City Hall and the Applied Arts Museum

Information on Lechner is here:Ödön_Lechner

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