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CZECHOWICZ, Simon (1689 - 1775), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CZECHOWICZ, Simon (1689 - 1775), Painter

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Polish, 18th century, male.

Born 22 August 1689, in Cracow; died 21 July 1775, in Warsaw.


[not available online]Simon Czechowicz lived in Rome for 30 years, where he studied art under Maratta. On returning to his native Poland he worked in Warsaw and Cracow, Vilnius, Plock and Podhorce (now in the Ukraine), where a large number of his works remain. He became a member of the

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