Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, commonly known as "Witkacy", was a Polish poet, playwright, novelist, painter, photographer and philosopher. After hearing the news of the Soviet invasion of Poland on 17 September 1939, Witkacy committed suicide on 18 September by taking a drug overdose and trying to slit his wrists. He convinced his young lover Czesława to attempt suicide with him by consuming Luminal, but she survived. Source: Wikipedia.

Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, commonly known as "Witkacy", was a Polish poet…

Witkiewicz, Stanislaw (1851-1915) and his son Witkacy (1885-1939)

Witkiewicz, Stanislaw and his son Witkacy by Photographer Unknown to Me

BLUR>> Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz: Self Portrait, Zakopane, circa 1912. (from: Witkacy Metaphysical / Metaphysical Portraits / Photography by Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz, 1997)

" Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz: Self Portrait, Zakopane, circa (from: Witkacy Metaphysical / Metaphysical Portraits / Photography by Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz,

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maggot-therapy: Happy Birthday to my beloved father Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz born on this day in psiakrew!

Painter, illustrator, photographer, playwright, novelist, philosopher, art theorist, and critic; member of the first-ever Polish group of avant-garde artists known as the Formists.

Painter, illustrator, photographer, playwright, novelist, philosopher, art theorist, and critic; member of the first-ever Polish group of avant-garde artists known as the Formists.


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