BRODZKY Viktor( Professor sculpture)
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Biography BRODZKY Viktor
Born in the village Ohotovtse (Volyn province) in 1826. In 1848, Mr.. enrolled in the Academy of Fine Arts, worked under the guidance of Vitali and the following year on the academic exhibition came with a copy of Laocoon. In 1853 he received a small gold medal for sculpted them, the Program, round the statue of Adonis resting. He also played bas-relief bust of the Grand Duchess Alexandra Josephovna and bust of the composer Kontskogo. Abroad Brodzky went on his own account, but was soon awarded a pension for four years, by special request of the then President of the Academy, Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna. In 1861 he received the title of academician of the figures: "Cupid sleeping and awakening" and "Marshmallow, swinging on a branch". In 1868 he became a professor of works: "The marble fire-place," the group "First Love" and "Escape from Pompeii. Settled permanently abroad, Brodzky performed many works in marble and bronze, to thirty monuments, statues and groups, and to sixty-five busts and medallions. Deserves special attention - from the monument: a monument to the engineer Krasowski in Lausanne, Mazaraki monument in Warsaw, a monument to Mauritius in Granove Poniatowski, a monument to the artist's mother. Among the articles: "First pain" - a statue of fisherman, . in which the finger of his left hand clutched mites cancer, . bronze group Sobieski at Vienna ", . bronze group Savior blessing the world ", a marble statue of Zephyr, . swinging on a branch "(the Hermitage)," Sleeping Cupid "," marble fire-place with a group of three boys and ornaments in the style Cinqua-Cento (the Hermitage), "The first declaration of love", . marble group "Leda with a swan," "Crucifixion" - made of solid marble blocks in two meters high; "Madonna del,
. Globo ", marble 2 meters high, is located in the Vatican in the new museum, the statue of Copernicus. Busts and medals count Rzhevusskogo, Ap. Kontskogo, Ant. Kontskogo, . Kerbedz, . Stefan Batory, . Jan Sobieski, . preacher Skarga, . Prokhorov, . Pope Pius IX, . writer Kraszewski, . Duke Nicholas Maximilianovich Leichtenberg, . Caesar, . Hannibal, . Alexander of Macedon, . Ms. Kulchitskaya, . Laura Przhezdzetskoy, . Ismail Pasha, . Mickiewicz,
. Artworks Brodzkogo different taste, the classic form of correctness and expressiveness. Died in 1904. V. Chuiko.