Józef Peszka

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Three Muses, Peszka, c. 1800

Józef Peszka (1767 in Kraków - 1831 in Kraków) was a Polish painter.

He studied painting in Warsaw under Franciszek Smuglewicz. From 1815 he was a professor of painting in Kraków Academy of Arts (Akademia Sztuk Pięknych w Krakowie).

He painted portraits and larger paintings with historical or mythological themes.


This article incorporates information from the revision as of 14 April 2006 of the equivalent article on the Polish Wikipedia.