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Wojciech Kossak

Full name: Wojciech Kossak
Other name(s): Adalbert Ritter von Kossak
Gender: Male
Born: December 31, 1857 in Paris, Paris, France
Died: July 29, 1942 in Cracow, Małopolskie, Poland
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Art Competitions


Wojciech Kossak was the son of the famous Polish painter Janusz Kossak and became one of the most important painters of panoramic war and battle scenes. He lived in Berlin from 1895-1902. In 1913 he became a professor at the Art Academy in Warszawa. After World War I he lived for many years in the United States, but eventually returned to Poland. The focus of his work after World War I was on different topics in Polish and general history. His son Jerzy also became a noted painter, while his daughters Maria and Magdalena were well-known writers.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 70 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Poland POL AC

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 70 Amsterdam Art Competitions Poland Final Standings AC Project pour une affiche des Concours hippiques à Varsovie
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