BirthdayNovember 12, 1902

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Jan Marcin Szancer

    Full name: Jan Marcin Szancer
    Also known as: Jan Marcin Szancer, Szancer, Jan Marcin
    Professions: Costume Designer, Writer, Production Designer
    Nationality: Polish
    Occupation: Illustrator

  2. Jan Marcin Szancer Death information

    Died: Monday, 1st of January, 1973 (Age: 70)

  3. Jan Marcin Szancer Biography

    Jan Marcin Szancer (12 November 1902–21 March 1973) was a Polish illustrator.He studied at the Kraków Academy of Fine Arts, and later in France and Italy.He was a friend of Jan Brzechwa many of whose poems he illustrated.Szancer illustrated over 200 books, including Henryk Sienkiewicz's Trilogy, Adam Mickiewicz's Pan Tadeusz and Brzechwa's Pan Kleks series. Beginning in May 1945, he was the editor and cover-illustrator of the children's magazine ?wierszczyk. He was the first (post World War II) artistic director for Telewizja Polska, the Polish broadcasting organization.The "Crooked House of Sopot" is based on one of his drawings.

  4. Jan Marcin Szancer Family

    Spouse: Zofia Sykulska-Szancerowa

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