EOZIN - A ZSOLNAY ORIGINAL
CREATED IN 1893
Zsolnay has been associated with uniqueness, artistic quality and continuous innovation for 170 years. It played a pioneering role both in developing technological solutions and in artistic craftsmanship.
In 1893 Vilmos Zsolnay introduced Eozin, a rich, iridescent glazing technique. The term, named after the Greek goddes Eos, goddess of dawn, was used to describe this unique finish.This technique became a trademark of Zsolnay and a favorite of art nouveau artists.
Some of the most sought-after Zsolnay items today are the items that feature the famous luminescent glaze called 'Eozin'. The secret Eozin technique which Vilmos Zsolnay developed creates iridescent metallic colours that are unique to every piece. Each Eozin object is unique and unrepeatable.
THE MAGIC OF EOSIN
The Eozin glaze can only be produced by the Zsolnay manufacture. The secret process is a well-kept secret and has keeps many wondering about the work that goes into creating an original Eozin piece.
Red, Green, Purple and few other shades of colors can be created during the process, but no one piece can be recreated. This makes every Eozin piece by Zsolnay truly unique and even more encchanting.