(1859 - 1938)
About: Theodor Axentowicz
Examples of his work
Exhibits - current
Send me updates
Buy and Sell: Theodor Axentowicz
For sale ads
Auctions upcoming for him*
Place a classified ad
View AskART Services
*may require subscription
Auction records - upcoming / past
Discussion board entries
Image examples of works
Please send me Alert Updates for Theodor Axentowicz
What is an alert list?
Ad Code: 2
Auction House Records.
Kobieta pod drzewem
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
Biography from Agra Art S.A.:
Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.
Theodor Axentowicz was a Polish portrait painter specializing in pastel. He was a graduate of several fine art schools in Krakow and Munich. He started from realistic portraits focusing on Carpathian mountaineer types as well as historical scenes. His art was clearly influenced by English fine art from the 18th Century and also by artists of the same age like Boldoni, Whistler, and Sargent. He was well known for his visions of high society ladies as well as sweet children portraits.
One of the most famous Polish portrait-painters specializing in pastel. A graduate of several fine art schools (Cracow, Munich). Started from realistic portraits focusing on Carpathian mountaneers types as well as historical scenes. His art was clearly influenced by the English fine art from 18 th Century and also by artists of the same age like Boldoni, Whistler and Sargent. Well known by his visions of high society ladies as well as sweet children portraits. Works by Axentowicz are highly appreciated for a perfectly subtle line and well-balanced pastel colour.
** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at
go to top
AskART services & subscriptions
copyright © 2000-2015 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks
frequently searched artists
art for sale