Kazimierz Sichulski (1879 – 1942)

Kazimierz Sichulski. Charon, 1927

Duży rozmiarami Charon Kazimierza Sichulskiego będzie nam przypominał dokąd zmierzamy.

Lot 462. Kazimierz Sichulksi (Lemberg 1879 – Lemberg 1942). Charon. Oil/cardboard, 100 x 74,5 cm, up. le. sign. and dat. Sichulski 1927, min. rest. – According to ancient mythology, Charon was the ferryman who took the deceased across the River Styx to the realm of the underworld. – Polish painter. S. first studied law, then painting in Krakow, Vienna, Paris, Rome and Florence; in Vienna he became a member of the Hagenbund in 1907. In 1920 he became a professor at the School of Applied Arts in Lviv, and in 1930 at the Krakow Academy. S. was a versatile and changeable artist who absorbed many artistic trends of his present and past. He also provided designs for stained glass, tapestry, embroidery and mosaics. Mus.: Warsaw, Cracow, Vienna, Lviv a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer. Starting 5,500 euro. Stahl. 09/24/21. not sold

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