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Helena Bukowska-Szlekys

Full name: Helena Teodora Bukowska-Szlekys
Gender: Female
Born: March 2, 1899 in St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia
Died: May 2, 1954 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Art Competitions


Olgierd Szlekys, the husband of Helena Bukowska, was an interior designer, decorator, painter, and caricaturist. Helena studied graphics and painting at Vilnius, and later at Warsaw interior design and mural painting. She also worked on weaving techniques and was considered one of the pioneers of the industrial production of carpets with distinctive patterns.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 49 London Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues Poland POL AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1948 Summer 49 London Art Competitions Poland Final Standings AC The Athlete (Woven Tapestry)
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