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Franciszek Strynkiewicz

Full name: Franciszek Strynkiewicz
Gender: Male
Born: September 15, 1893 in Mogielnica, Mazowieckie, Poland
Died: November 20, 1996 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Polish sculptor Franciszek Strynkiewicz received an Honorable Mention at the 1948 Art Competitions in London for his work At the Finishing Line in the category Sculpturing, Statues. He studied in Warszawa at the Academy of Fine Arts, where he taught as a professor from 1946-63. Strynkiewicz lived to be 103-years-old. He mostly created figures, portraits and monuments, among others the monument in the cemetery of the Nazi concentration camp Treblinka. Strynkiewicz served as a member of the Polish Land Forces during World War I and through 1920. During World War II he was a civilian prisoner of war in work camps.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 38 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Poland POL AC
1948 Summer 54 London Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues Poland POL HM

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1948 Summer 54 London Art Competitions Poland Final Standings HM At the Finishing Line (Bronze)

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 38 Los Angeles Art Competitions Poland Final Standings AC Repose (bronze)
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