Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz


Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz  (1857–1893)

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz
(1857–1893)

Style: Impressionist, Portraits

Background: Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz (1857–1893) was a Polish painter, known for her portraits. She was born as Anna Bilińska, the daughter of a Polish doctor in Zlatopol, Ukraine, where she spent her childhood.

Education: She lived with her father in Russia, before studying music and art in Warsaw. She went later to study at the Académie Julian in Paris.

Achievements: She lived in France until 1892, when she married a medical doctor named Bohdanowicz and she took his name (Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz).

They returned to Warsaw after their marriage, where she died a year later of heart attack.

Her paintings are known from the reproductions of her portraits of women and often reproduced view of the Unter den Linden in Berlin from 1890.

Famous Works:

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz - At the Sea Shore

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz – At the Sea Shore

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz - Male Half

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz – Male Half

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz - Old Man with a Book

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz – Old Man with a Book

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz - Portrait of a Young Woman

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz – Portrait of a Young Woman

 

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz -Self Portrait

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz -Self Portrait