Ede Kallós

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Ede Kallós
Ede Kallós portrait by Ferenczy (1896).jpg
Portrait painted by Károly Ferenczy (c. 1896), in the Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest.
Died1950 (aged 83–84)
Known forHis art for tombs
Notable work
Ferenc Erkel Memorial

Ede Kallós (1866–1950) was a Hungarian sculptor. His sculptural style integrated elements of realism and academism style mainly engaged in creating art for tombs.


Born in Hódmezővásárhely, Kallós studied in Budapest and Paris]] and his first major work was the statue of "Dávid". His memorials include Ferenc Erkel Memorial in Gyula, Lajos Kossuth Memorial in Makó and Hódmezővásárhely, György Bessenyei Memorial in Nyíregyháza, Dániel Irányi Memorial, Mihály Vörösmarty Memorial in Nyíregyháza (together with Ede Telcs in 1908) and Ferenc Kölcsey Memorial (1939) in Budapest. His works include tombs and statues to decorate buildings.[1]

His portrait was painted by Károly Ferenczy.

Kallós died in 1950 in Budapest.


External links[edit]

Media related to Ede Kallós at Wikimedia Commons