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Polish painter's portrait of his children, detail (cropped) - Jan Matejko (1838 -1893)

Polish painter's portrait of his children, detail (cropped) - Jan Matejko

Jan Matejko, Stańczyk, oil on canvas, 1862, 120x88cm, photo courtesy of National Museum, Warsaw

Jan Matejko, Stańczyk, oil on canvas, photo courtesy of National Museum, Warsaw. The Jester

Jan III Sobieski w Częstochowie, Jan Matejko

Jan Matejko ( 🇵🇱🎨 "Jan III Sobieski składa ślub w Częstochowie", 1859

Jan Matejko ~ Poisoning of Queen Bona Sforza (1494-1557) ~ A year after returning to the Duchy of Bari, Bona Sforza was poisoned by her trusted officer, Gian Lorenzo Pappacoda. ~ Bona Sforza was a member of the powerful House of Sforza

Jan Matejko ~ Poisoning of Queen Bona Sforza ~ A year after returning to the Duchy of Bari, Bona Sforza was poisoned by her trusted officer, Gian Lorenzo Pappacoda. ~ Bona Sforza was a member of the powerful House of Sforza

Portrait of Piotr Moszynski - Jan Matejko

Portrait of Piotr Moszynski - Jan Matejko

Artist's Children - Jan Matejko

Portret dzieci artysty* - Jan Matejko *"Portrait of Artist's Children"

"1863 - Polonia" by Jan Matejko The aftermath of the failure of the January Uprising. The crowd of captives awaits transport to Siberia. Russian officers and soldiers supervise a blacksmith installing fetters on the wrists of a woman representing Poland. The blonde woman behind her, next in line, may represent Lithuania.

Rok 1863 Polonia by Jan Matejko-the failure of the January Uprising-captives await transport to Siberia