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Jacek Malczewski (Radom July 15, 1854 - Cracow October 8, 1929) is one of the most outstanding painters in the history of Polish art.

Malczewski started his master studies with Jan Matejko already in 1875 before embarking on a trip to France, and completed them in 1879 after his return from abroad back to Partitioned Poland. In spite of considerable aesthetic differences between them, Malczewski was greatly influenced by Matejko's historical painting filled with neo-romantic metaphor and patriotic themes. He was equally impressed with the dramatic art of earlier Polish Romantic painter Artur Grottger. His painting revolved ...