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  • Laurence Krupnak
    Palais Lanckoronski http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palais_Lanckoro%C5%84ski Family http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanckoro%C5%84ski_family Karol: he spend more
    Message 1 of 6 , Sep 4, 2012
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      Palais Lanckoronski


      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palais_Lanckoro%C5%84ski


      Family


      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanckoro%C5%84ski_family

      Karol:

      he spend more time at his family estate in Galicia.

      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karol_Lanckoro%C5%84ski


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      From: Lolly Kozak
      To: galiciapoland-ukraine@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Tuesday, September 04, 2012 12:23 PM
      Subject: RE: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Count Lanckoronski Polish Magnate




      Thanks Danuta. Good information but I am interested in more and earlier info on this palace so if anyone else has such info I would appreciate the link, etc.
      Lolly

      > To: GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com
      > From: sandlily@...
      > Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2012 08:38:07 -0500
      > Subject: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Count Lanckoronski Polish Magnate
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      > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karol_Lanckoro%C5%84ski
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      > Count Karol Lanckoro�ski (German: Karl Lanckoronski) (b. November 4, 1848 in Vienna - July 15, 1933 in Vienna) was a writer, art collector, patron, traveler, and vice-president of the Society for Cultural Protection in his native Galicia. He was of Polish origin and one of the wealthiest and most cultivated magnates in the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
      > [edit] Life
      > Count Lanckoro�ski studied art history and law, but because of his family's wealth never had to work for a living. In 1882 he participated with Otto Benndorf in an expedition to Lycia in Turkey. In 1885-86 he organised his own exploratory mission to Pamphyilia and Pisidia. Further travels took him to East Asia, where he was accompanied by the painter Hans Makart, as well as Spain and Portugal.
      > He kept his enormous art collection in his city-palace in Vienna, the Palais Lanckoronski.
      > He was Grand Steward to the emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria. After World War I, he spend more time at his family estate in Galicia. He became engaged in art conservation. He was the father of Countess Karolina Lanckoro�ska, who became a well-known historian and r�sistance fighter during the Nazi occupation of Poland
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      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Lolly Kozak <lolky95@...>
      > Date: Monday, September 3, 2012 3:04 pm
      > Subject: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Palace of Count Lyantskoronsky
      > To: "galiciapoland-ukraine@yahoogroups.com" <galiciapoland-ukraine@yahoogroups.com>
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      > > In June I visited this derelict palace with my Ukrainian cousin
      > > Vera; at that time there was no indication of ownership at the
      > > entrance or on the grounds. She subsequently told me that it
      > > belonged to Count Lyantskoronsky in the 18th C; it's near the
      > > River Kolodnytsya in the Mykolayiv district SW of Lviv.
      > > It's mentioned as a place worth visiting (we had a very
      > > difficult time finding it and the local people weren't aware of
      > > it) on http://www.karpaty.info/en/uk/lv/ml
      > >
      > > I am interested in more information on this once elegant palace
      > > and its owners so if you can provide any information please send
      > > it to me.
      > >
      > > Lolly
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      > >
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    • Laurence
      The noble Lanckoroński family, aristocratics originally frоm Galicia, assembled а major art collection through the generations, including Italian
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        The noble Lanckoroński family, aristocratics originally frоm Galicia, assembled а major art collection through the generations, including Italian Renaissance paintings аs well аs German, French, аnd Dutch pictures, antique sculptures, bronzes, glass miniatures аnd porcelain. Count Karol Lanckoroński continued hіs family’s interest іn the collection. He wаs а collector, archaeologist, art patron, author аnd conservator аnd аlsо served аs chamberlain tо emperor Franz Joseph I. Hіs additions tо the collection included antique sculptures, аs well аs paintings by Tintoretto, Canaletto аnd Rembrandt. The art collection іn the Lanckoroński Palais became оne оf the largest іn Vienna under hіs stewardship. Frequent visitors tо the palace were the artists Hans Makart, Viktor Oskar Tilgner, Arnold Böcklin, Kaspar von Zumbusch аnd Auguste Rodin. Writers аnd authors such аs Hugo von Hofmannsthal аnd Rainer Maria Rilke аlsо paid visits. Аfter the end оf the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the Count decided tо return tо Poland аnd began tо move а large part оf hіs collection tо the family’s ancestral estate іn Galicia.
        With the annexation оf Austria tо Nazi Germany іn 1938, the Nazis confiscated the palace. Since the heir Count Anton Lanckoroński wаs а Polish citizen, he wаs treated under the new regulation "Regulation оn treatment оf assets оf nationals оf the former Polish State". The remaining art collection wаs confiscated іn 1939 аfter the outbreak оf war wіth Poland.

        Adolf Hitler decreed thаt аll works confiscated іn Austria should remain within the country, although items purchased cоuld be exported. Thіs measure wаs introduced аs а result оf the acquisition by Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring оf twо paintings frоm the Lanckoroński collection. Göring kept the pictures despite аn order frоm Hitler tо return them; nevertheless, the decree prevented the loss оf the majority оf Austria's works оf art beyond іts borders.


        http://www.triposo.com/poi/Palais_LanckoroC584ski

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        --- In GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "Laurence Krupnak" <lkrupnak@...> wrote:
        >
        >
        > Palais Lanckoronski
        >
        >
        > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palais_Lanckoro%C5%84ski
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        > Family
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        > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanckoro%C5%84ski_family
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        > Karol:
        >
        > he spend more time at his family estate in Galicia.
        >
        > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karol_Lanckoro%C5%84ski
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        >
        > /
        > ----- Original Message -----
        > From: Lolly Kozak
        > To: galiciapoland-ukraine@yahoogroups.com
        > Sent: Tuesday, September 04, 2012 12:23 PM
        > Subject: RE: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Count Lanckoronski Polish Magnate
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        > Thanks Danuta. Good information but I am interested in more and earlier info on this palace so if anyone else has such info I would appreciate the link, etc.
        > Lolly
        >
        > > To: GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com
        > > From: sandlily@...
        > > Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2012 08:38:07 -0500
        > > Subject: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Count Lanckoronski Polish Magnate
        > >
        > >
        > > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karol_Lanckoro%C5%84ski
        > >
        > > Count Karol Lanckoro�ski (German: Karl Lanckoronski) (b. November 4, 1848 in Vienna - July 15, 1933 in Vienna) was a writer, art collector, patron, traveler, and vice-president of the Society for Cultural Protection in his native Galicia. He was of Polish origin and one of the wealthiest and most cultivated magnates in the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
        > > [edit] Life
        > > Count Lanckoro�ski studied art history and law, but because of his family's wealth never had to work for a living. In 1882 he participated with Otto Benndorf in an expedition to Lycia in Turkey. In 1885-86 he organised his own exploratory mission to Pamphyilia and Pisidia. Further travels took him to East Asia, where he was accompanied by the painter Hans Makart, as well as Spain and Portugal.
        > > He kept his enormous art collection in his city-palace in Vienna, the Palais Lanckoronski.
        > > He was Grand Steward to the emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria. After World War I, he spend more time at his family estate in Galicia. He became engaged in art conservation. He was the father of Countess Karolina Lanckoro�ska, who became a well-known historian and r�sistance fighter during the Nazi occupation of Poland
        > >
        > > ----- Original Message -----
        > > From: Lolly Kozak <lolky95@...>
        > > Date: Monday, September 3, 2012 3:04 pm
        > > Subject: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Palace of Count Lyantskoronsky
        > > To: "galiciapoland-ukraine@yahoogroups.com" <galiciapoland-ukraine@yahoogroups.com>
        > >
        > > >
        > > > In June I visited this derelict palace with my Ukrainian cousin
        > > > Vera; at that time there was no indication of ownership at the
        > > > entrance or on the grounds. She subsequently told me that it
        > > > belonged to Count Lyantskoronsky in the 18th C; it's near the
        > > > River Kolodnytsya in the Mykolayiv district SW of Lviv.
        > > > It's mentioned as a place worth visiting (we had a very
        > > > difficult time finding it and the local people weren't aware of
        > > > it) on http://www.karpaty.info/en/uk/lv/ml
        > > >
        > > > I am interested in more information on this once elegant palace
        > > > and its owners so if you can provide any information please send
        > > > it to me.
        > > >
        > > > Lolly
        > > >
        > > >
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