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List of notable or famous painters from Poland, with bios and photos, including the top painters born in Poland and even some popular painters who immigrated to Poland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Polish painters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These painters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known painter from Poland is included when available.

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This historic painters from Poland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Polish painters of note?" and "Who are the most famous painters from Poland?" These prominent painters of Poland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Polish painters.

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Eugene Zak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Painters from Poland
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Eugène Zak (1884 - 1926) was a Polish painter. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 42 (1884-1926)

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Henryk Hechtkopf was an artist, painter, and illustrator. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 94 (1910-2004)

Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic

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Jacek Yerka is a Polish surrealist painter from Toruń. Yerka's work has been exhibited in Poland, Germany, Monaco, France, and the United States, and may be found in the museums of Poland. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Europe, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland, Pomeranian Voivodeship - II RP, Central Europe, + more

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Jerzy Skolimowski is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Painters from Poland
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Jerzy Skolimowski is a Polish film director, screenwriter, dramatist and actor. A graduate of the prestigious National Film School in Łódź, Skolimowski has directed more than twenty films since his 1960 début Oko wykol. He lived in Los Angeles for over 20 years where he painted in a figurative, expressionist mode and acted occasionally in films. More recently, he returned to Poland, and to film making as a writer and director after a 17-year hiatus with Cztery noce z Anną in 2008. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 79

Birthplace: Poland, Łódź

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