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KOSCIUSZKO, Tadeusz (1746 - 1817), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KOSCIUSZKO, Tadeusz (1746 - 1817), Painter

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Polish, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 12 February 1746; died 15 October 1817, in Solothurn.

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Tadeusz Kosciuszko was the general-in-chief of the Polish army in 1794. He painted a number of watercolour landscapes. During a visit to America, he painted the portrait of the President the USA, which bears the following inscription; Thomas Jefferson, or a Philosopher, a Patriot and a Friend, Drawn by his Friend

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