Miksa Róth

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Miksa Róth
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Born26 December 1865 Edit this on Wikidata
Died14 June 1944 Edit this on Wikidata (aged 78)
Budapest Edit this on Wikidata

Miksa Róth (26 December 1865 – 14 June 1944) was a Hungarian mosaicist and stained glass artist responsible for making mosaic and stained glass prominent art forms in Hungarian art.[1][2] In part, Róth was inspired by the work of Pre-Raphaelite artists Edward Burne-Jones and William Morris.[2]

Róth apprenticed at his father, Zsigmond Róth's leaded stained glass studio.[3] Starting a business in 1885, he would make commissions for a number of buildings, largely in Budapest, including the Hungarian Parliament Building and the Buda Castle.[1] Róth also received a number of commissions outside the country as well, for example the National Theatre of Mexico.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Etched in glass: The life and works of Hungarian artist, Miksa Róth". Hindustani Times. 20 October 2017. Retrieved 27 June 2018.
  2. ^ a b Tobin, Thomas J. (2005). Worldwide Pre-Raphaelitism. SUNY Press. pp. 198–199. ISBN 9780791462652.
  3. ^ Móra, Imre (2001). Budapest then and now. New World Pub. p. 46.

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