Kamienica Czynciela (Czynciel's House)

Kamienica Czynciela (Czynciel's House)

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Description
It was built after the demolition of old buildings, in the years 1907-1908, designed by Raymond Meuse (construction) and Louis Wojtyczki (elevations) for the Celestine Czynciela. Is maintained Jugendstil facades are decorated with folk motifs, is also the theme caduceus - an attribute of Mercury - the god of commerce. In 2001, the restored part of the conservation work of decoration, which was destroyed in the 50s Twentieth century. In the building that housed one of the first modern department stores in Krakow. By 1939 on the ground floor was a warehouse Bilewskich, and on the first floor - living room ladies Leon Grabowski.The most famous person living in the house was Stanislaw Wyspianski. At the turn of 1900 and 1901 he wrote "Wedding" here.
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