The family of Karinthy
|József Karinthy, officer in the Ganz factory, the father of the writer. He was an amateur philosopher.||His mother, Karolina Engel, whose face he inherited. She died when Karinthy was six years old.|
Etelka (Ada) played the piano well already in her childhood, and wrote poems. Later she learnt painting in the free school of Nagybánya.
Elza wanted to be a painter as well. She died early, and Frigyes bid farewell to her in his poetic letter called "Mindszenti litánia”
Emília inherited her linguistic talent from her father, and helped her little brother Frigyes as a literary translator. All of her photos are lost.