Dunin-Borkowski, Jersy

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Name
Dunin-Borkowski, Jersy Gender: M
born on 27 November 1908 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Krosniewice, Poland, 52n16, 19e10
Timezone LST m21e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 04°26' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 14°14 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 13°05'



Jersy Dunin-Borkowski
photo: muzeum, license cc-by-3.0

Biography

Polish art collector, museologist, pharmacist, creator of the Museum Jerzy Dunin-Borkowski in Krosniewice which became a branch of the National Museum in Warsaw.

Collecting art was his passion since his youth - he began collecting coins as a young child, and later expanded its resources for painting, arts and crafts, archives and old prints, including incunabula.

He participated in the Warsaw Uprising in the ranks of the Army. He lost at this time works of Caravaggio, Ribera, Bacciarellego, Podkowiński and Kossak, who gathered before the war.

He died 23 July 1992.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Polish)

Source Notes

PTA quotes birth certificate [1] reported by Mirosław Czylek .

Categories

  • Vocation : Art : Other Art