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The compositinal center of the building is the central avant-corps, which is topped by a dome, covered with colorful tiles. It is a distinguishing feature which is well seen in the perspective of vul. Leontovycha. On the sides of the avant-corps there are lateral wings. Its rather monotonous facades are enlivened by ornamental brickwork and decorative battlement-like elements. Most windows are rectangular, some of them are pointed.
One of the most renowned architects of Habsburg Lviv, entrepreneur, one of the largest employers of his time in the city. His firm was involved in the construction and renovation of countless structures throughout Lviv and the region. Professor at the Higher Technical School, an active public figure associated with the Ukrainian People's Movement.
- The entry was developed within the project "Galiciana", 2001-2002
- State Archive of Lviv Oblast (DALO), item 2/1/306
- DALO, item 2/1/3070
- Львів. Туристичний путівник, (Львів: Центр Європи, 1999), 249
- Wiczkowski J, Lwów, jego rozwój i stan kulturalny oraz przewodnik po miescie, (Lwów, 1907), 319.
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