Jan III Sobieski, King of Poland. Knowing that the French would take advantage of his absence, he still refused to leave Vienna to the Ottomans, instead bringing his army to the city's defense. Because of his actions, Europe was saved.

Jan III Sobieski, King of Poland. Knowing that the French would take advantage of his absence, he still refused to leave Vienna to the Ottomans, instead bringing his army to the city's defense. Because of his actions, Europe was saved.

Portrait of the Artist’s Daughter Helena  - Jan Matejko

Portrait of the Artist’s Daughter Helena Jan Matejko

“Portrait of Artist’s Children” (1870) by Jan Matejko (Polish,1838-1893), oil on canvas, 127.5 x 160 cm, National Museum, Warsaw.

Portrait of Artist’s Children” by Jan Matejko oil on canvas, x 160 cm, National Museum, Warsaw.

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Jan Matejko, Rejtan - the Fall of Poland, source: source: CC BY-SA / Wikimedia

Jan Matejko

JAN MATEJKO * Poland * paintings of historical Polish political and military events **

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JMatejko Akademia Lubrańskiego.JPG

Jan Matejko - Stańczyk

Czego uczy nas Konstytucja 3 maja i kto powinien siedzieć na miejscu „Stańczyka” (Matejki).”Kasandra” Jacka Kaczmarskiego.

Stańczyk by Jan Matejko The jester is the only person at a 1514 royal ball troubled by the news that the Russians have captured Smolensk.

Wladyslaw White in Dijon - Jan Matejko

Wladyslaw White in Dijon - Jan Matejko


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