|born on||19 November 1833 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )|
|Place||Kraków, Poland, 50n03, 19e58|
|Timezone||LMT m19e58 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||26°45' 26°14 Asc. 03°08'|
He studied in the years 1849-1855 at the School of Fine Arts in Cracow under Wojciech Stattlera and Wladyslaw Luszczkiewicz . In college, he became friends with Arthur Grottger . From 1860 he studied at the academy in Vienna with Carl Wurzinger, then in Paris and in the Academy of Munich . In 1866 he settled in Lviv. In 1877 the efforts of Jan Matejko was a professor of the Krakow Academy of Fine Arts .
He painted historical portraits of the aristocracy and his contemporaries. His oil portraits, some are full of expression and good characteristics. The most important of them are in museums: in Lviv (portrait of Dr. Smolka), in Krakow (self-portrait and 2 in.) In rapperswylskich collections (portrait brothers Kozakiewiczów et al.). Also known is the portrait of Prince Adam Stefan Sapieha . He portrayed also Kornel Ujejski , Stanislaw Tarnowski and Antoni Kurzawa .
His younger brother Wojciech Grabowski was also a painter.
He died 2 September 1886.
PTA quotes the biography " Andrzej Grabowski, 1833-1886: his life and work ," p. 9. by Marian Minich.
reported by Mirosław Czylek .
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist