Mr UD turned up


a portrait of her.

Woman at the Window, Portrait of Zofia Borucinska, 1908.
It’s in the National Museum of Warsaw.

It’s also featured in this book, whose author describes Kazimierz Stabrowski’s “model in a peacock crown and radiant, shimmering blue dress with peacock eyes.”

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5 Responses to “Idly searching his grandmother’s name on Google…”

  1. Van L. Hayhow Says:

    Considering the pictures you have posted of your daughter and your hippie days and now this, I would say that foxes run in your family on both sides.

  2. Margaret Soltan Says:

    Van: LOL. Thanks.

  3. Chicago Boyz » Blog Archive » Time Travel Says:

    […] Margaret Soltan’s husband was searching for his grandmother’s name on Google, and found her in a 1908 portrait, which is now in the National Museum at Warsaw. […]

  4. theprofessor Says:

    Art Nouveau with more than a touch of Mannerism.

  5. Margaret Soltan Says:

    tp: Yes. Note that I said nothing about how good or bad I think it is….

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