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Henryk Hector Siemiradzki


Name
Henryk Hector Siemiradzki
Birth Year
1843
Death Year
1902
Country
Poland
Movement
Victorian Classicism

Henryk Hector Siemiradzki Biography

Henryk Hector Siemiradzki was born in October 24, 1843 into the family of Hippolit Siemiradzki, a Polish military officer in the service of the Russian Tzar. His childhood and youth were spent in Kharkov, then part of the Russian Empire, now the territory of Ukraine. Henryk received his first art lessons from the Ukrainian painter Dmitry Besperchy, a pupil of Karl Brulloff.


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