Henryk Siemiradzki .........(5)
(Bilhorod near Kharkiv October 24, 1843 - August 23, 1902 Strzalkow near Czestochowa)


Girl at the Spring Idyll Following the Example of the Gods

"Girl at the Spring", oil on canvas, 30 x 21 cm, private collection
"Idyll", oil on canvas, 20 x 17.5 cm, Lviv Art Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine
"Following the Example of the Gods", 1899, oil on canvas, 75 x 120 cm, Lviv Art Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine

Nymph Rape of the Sabine Women Southern Beauty

"Nymph", 1869, oil on canvas, 153 x 156 cm, Lviv Art Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine
"The Rape of the Sabine Women", 1867, pen and ink heightened with bodycolour over pencil, 54 x 76 cm, private collection
"Southern Beauty", oil on canvas, 42 x 25 cm, private collection

Sketch for Rus Burial in Bulgaria Portrait of a Young Woman Joan of Arc

"Sketch for Rus Burial in Bulgaria", 1883-84, oil on cardboard, 31 x 42 cm, private collection
"Portrait of a Young Woman", oil on canvas, 36 x 27 cm, private collection
"Joan of Arc", oil on canvas, 136 x 90 cm, private collection

[...] Henryk Siemiradzki, active mainly in Rome, where he enjoyed the international renown of an author of effective, academic scenes from the life of ancient Greece and Rome, including the martyrdom of the first Christians, a fashionable theme, full of cruelty and opulence. His monumental canvas Torches of Nero (Candlesticks of Christianity), donated in a patriotic gesture, became the core of the first national gallery in the Cracow Cloth Halls. [...] [*]

Artist’s paintings in malarze.com

Artist biography at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henryk_Siemiradzki

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