Ivana Kobilca

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Birthday
20, 1861
Birthplace
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Death Date
Dec 4, 1926 (64)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
20, 1861
Birthplace
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Death Date
Dec 4, 1926 (64)

About

Famed realist painter who became a key figure in the establishment of a Slovenian cultural identity. She was also one of the most prominent Slovene women painters.

Before Fame

She began drawing at an early age and later attended art school in Vienna and Munich.

Trivia

She was elected as an honorary member of the Société Nationale des Beaux Arts.

Family Life

She was born to a craftsman father residing in Ljubljana. Her family was quite wealthy.

Associated With

She and fellow painter Matija Jama were both born in Slovenia.