French painter, designer and interior decorator. Throughout his career he was an advocate of the importance of art and design for industry and manufacture. In 1830 he was appointed adviser to the Sèvres Porcelain Factory by the director Alexandre Brongniart (1770–1847). There Chenavard made cartoons for stained-glass windows, a stoneware ‘Vase de la Renaissance’ shown at the ...
Croatian painter. He was apprenticed to the furniture trade, which he soon abandoned to join the workshop of the painter F. Hamerlitz. Apart from learning his craft, he was employed painting houses and churches. His first patron, Colonel Franjo Kos von Kossen, along with other Karlovac notables, raised enough money to send him on a scholarship to Italy. In ...
Italian, 19th century, male.
Born 19th May 1814, in Parma; died 8th October 1854, in Rome, of cholera.
Painter, decorative designer. Historical subjects, portraits, self-portraits.
Bernardino Riccardi was a member of the Romantic school.
Parma (Mus.): Self-portrait
Polish, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 15 January 1869, in Cracow; died 28 November 1907, in Cracow.
Painter, draughtsman, engraver, pastellist, illustrator, designer, poet, writer. Portraits, figures, figure compositions, landscapes. Designs for stained glass, stage sets, furniture.
Neo-Romanticism, Symbolism, Japonisme.
Stanislaw Wyspianski was the son of the sculptor Franc Wyspianski and he studied at academy in Cracow with Jan Matejko ...