Monument to Wojciech Kossak

Monument of Wojciech Kossak in Jurata

One of the attractions of Jurata is the monument unveiled on July 21, 2008, commemorating the Jurata regular visitor, which was Wojciech Kossak.

The artist is shown standing, next to an easel, and with the painter's attributes - paints and a briefcase for works.

Wojciech Horacy Kossak of the Kos coat of arms (born December 31, 1856 in Paris, died July 29, 1942 in Krakow) - Polish painter, representative of the painting trend with historical and battle themes. Author of many paintings depicting the events of the Napoleonic Wars and the November Uprising, genre scenes, portraits and horses. Co-author with Jan Styka Battle of Racławice.

Source: Wikipedia