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Julia, the Artist's Daughter, sitting on a Chair in the Shape of a Butterfly

Jacek von Malczewski (Radom 1854 - Krakau 1929)


Julia, the Artist's Daughter, sitting on a Chair in the Shape of a Butterfly

Lot-No. 186

Proceeds : 189.300 €


Oil/cardboard, 87 x 71,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. a. dat. J. Malczewski 1907. - Provenance: Bought by the consignor's father, a fabric merchant in Lodz in 1942; thence by descent. - Polish history a. figure painter. M. studied at the Warsaw academy under J. Matejko a. W. Luszczkiewicz, in Paris under H. Lehmann. He worked in Munich before becoming professor at the Krakow academy in 1896. Starting as a realist M. developed into the leading symbolist painter in Poland.

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Jacek von Malczewski: Julia, the Artist's Daughter, sitting on a Chair in the Shape of a Butterfly


Jacek von Malczewski (Radom 1854 - Krakau 1929)

Julia, the Artist's Daughter, sitting on a Chair in the Shape of a Butterfly

Lot-No. 186

Proceeds : 189.300 €

Print

Oil/cardboard, 87 x 71,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. a. dat. J. Malczewski 1907. - Provenance: Bought by the consignor's father, a fabric merchant in Lodz in 1942; thence by descent. - Polish history a. figure painter. M. studied at the Warsaw academy under J. Matejko a. W. Luszczkiewicz, in Paris under H. Lehmann. He worked in Munich before becoming professor at the Krakow academy in 1896. Starting as a realist M. developed into the leading symbolist painter in Poland.

Julia, the Artist's Daughter, sitting on a Chair in the Shape of a Butterfly