Poznanski died in 1900 and along with his wife Eleanora, is entombed in this grand, open-air mausoleum resembling a Greek temple that was designed by architect Adolf Seligsohn of the Berlin firm Cremer and Wolffenstein. It was built 1903-05.
The oriental-style mosaics found in the dome were restored in 1993.
A Virtual Tour of Jewish Lodz
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Jewish Community of Lodz
Bedoire, Frederic. The Jewish Contribution to Modern Architecture: 1830-1930. Jersey City: KTAV Publishing, Inc., 2004. 404, 412.