Jan Matejko is one of the greatest Polish Painters. He was born in Cracow (Poland) in 1838. From 1853 till 1860 studied art at Cracow Art Academy, later in Art Academy of Munchen (Germany) and Art Academy of Vienna (Austria). Matejko travelled to many foreign countries as France, Italy, Hungary, Turkey. His paintings mostly refer to Polish History. In total he painted about 200 paintings... He died in Cracow in 1897.
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