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Sigismund II Augustus (koning van Polen)

male / Polish
Qualifications
king, noble, collector of Dutch and Flemish painting, collector of crafts, amateur painter
verzamelde Vlaamse wandtapijten; legde in Wilna een vorstelijke schilderijencollectie aan; verzamelde kostbare bewerkte harnassen en wapens van goud en zilver; had een juwelencollectie die bekend stond als mooier dan van de Paus en schilderde zelf ook (Thijssen 1992, p. 199)
Nationality/school
Polish
Born
Kraków 1520-08-01
Deceased
Knyszyn 1572-06-07
Family relationschips
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
zoon van Sigismund I en Bona Sforza; echtgenoot van Barbara Radziwill
See also
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1529 - 1572
Active in
  • Litouwen 1529
    grootvorst van Litouwen
  • Krakau 1530-02-20 - 1572
    gekroond tot koning van Polen. De macht over Polen en Litouwen kreeg hij echter pas na de dood van zijn vader in 1548
born in
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External links
Wikipedia Nederlands
Entered on: 2013-06-13; Modification on: 2017-03-30

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