The day of the stamp: 100th anniversary of the birth of Xawery Dunikowski.
from the "Wawel heads" series
of a 1903 plaster sculpture)
detail of a wooden sculpture
from the "Human" series
the Silesian uprisings
on Mount Anna
Dzień znaczka '75 = The day of the stamp 1975.
Xawery Dunikowski (1875-1964), Polish sculptor.
The original Wawel heads are wooden carvings of human heads placed in a coffered ceiling with caissons in the Wawel Castle in Kraków.
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