Items for Auction 45 Bal Polski
45 Bal Polski Live Auction
An official “Pióro Polskie’ commemorative fountain pen engraved with the signature of the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda. Presented in a lacquered wood case. Donated by the Office of the President of the Republic of Poland.
Euro 2016 Kuba Błaszczykowski football shirt. Signed by the entire Poland Team
Donated by Kuba Błaszczykowski for the 45th Bal Polski
A luxury weekend in the historic Hotel Bristol, Warsaw. Opened in 1901, the Hotel Bristol was founded by Ignacy Jan Paderewski, the famous pianist and politician, and is one of Warsaw’s most remarkable landmarks, blending together history and contemporary luxury. It is situated on the historic Royal Route, next to the Presidential Palace and a short walk from the Old Town, the Royal Castle, and Polish National Opera.
The Hotel Bristol boasts a majestic neo-renaissance façade and romantic interiors characterised by Art Deco elegance. Your stay includes use of the Bristol spa, which combines a scenic relaxation area, indoor pool, gym, sauna, and steam room.
A 1932 Portrait of Józef Piłsudski measuring 22x22cm.
A beautiful pencil study of Józef Piłsudski donated by Pani Pasche, art dealer from Lublin, Poland http://antykiap.pl
Józef Klemens Piłsudski was a leading Polish statesman, socialist politician, freedom fighter and soldier. He commanded the Polish Legions during the First World War, and served as the first Chief of State (1918–1922), Marshal (from 1920 onward), Prime Minister (1926–1928, 1930), and leader of the Second Polish Republic (1926–1935).
Born 5 December 1867 in Zułowo, Russian Empire (today in Lithuania)
Died 12 May 1935 in Warsaw, Poland
A portrait sitting by the renowned artist Barbara Kaczmarowska Hamilton
Barbara Kaczmarowska Hamilton is internationally famous thanks to her great skill in the art of portraiture. What do the Queen Mother, Pope John Paul II and the Maharajah of Jodhpur all have in common? They have all been painted by Basia Hamilton.
Olga Pelipas “Autumn”
Olga Pelipas was born in Crimea) in 1988. She graduated from the Crimean Art College in 2007 and studied at the Kharkiv State Academy of Design and Arts from 2007 to 2013. In her paintings she seeks to develop a theme of female beauty and harmony of nature and as a symbol of the holy mystery of life. She works in the technique of acrylic and oil paintings with different textures.