Holy Trinity Column, Budapest

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  • Obvious that we saw and photographed as the pictures attached since you have to spend before to go to Matthias Church and the fishermen's bastion and located in front of the Townhall of Buda. The Baroque column dates back to the early 1700 and was erected to celebrate the end of the plague that struck the city as a symbol of protection for a possible new outbreak. The column is erected on a large pedestal with bas-reliefs and the shield of Hungary and along the height there are statues of angels and saints and atop the sculpture represents the Holy Trinity. If you enjoyed this review, you can read about my many other Lake Balaton and Budapest and I like clicking on: is it useful? Thanks:)
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  • In fact it is part of a whole ... not nice ... not particularly striking ... ignoring function and symbolic value also escapes the why and the how is there. At the end fits into a path of beauty that culminates with Matthias Church and seems to be a fake tinsel made talking more and talking less with the fishermen's bastion, which seems to constitute an appendix. The end is not bad, it's not bumper ... and surely it will run. Knowing it is a votive offering adds maybe that value that that monument in itself would not.
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  • Quite frankly, I think that this statue would get more credit if it was in a different location. The problem is, the church so magnificent, this is just a nice side piece. The statue itself is very pr...  more »

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