Person:Jan Andrzej Morsztyn (1)

Jan Andrzej Morsztyn
b.24 Jul 1621 Kraków, Poland
d.8 Jan 1693 Paris, France
  • HJan Andrzej Morsztyn1621 - 1693
  • W.  Maria Katarzyna Gordon (add)
  1. Izabela Elżbieta Morsztyn1671 - 1756
Facts and Events
Name Jan Andrzej Morsztyn
Gender Male
Birth[1] 24 Jul 1621 Kraków, Poland
Marriage to Maria Katarzyna Gordon (add)
Death[1] 8 Jan 1693 Paris, France
Reference Number? Q1028616?


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Jan Andrzej Morsztyn (1621–93) was a Polish poet, member of the landed nobility, and official in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. He was starosta of Zawichost, Tymbark and Kowal. He was also pantler of Sandomierz (1647–58), Royal Secretary (from 1656), a secular referendary (1658–68), and Deputy Crown Treasurer from 1668. Apart from his career at the Polish court, Morsztyn is famous as a leading poet of the Polish Baroque and a prominent representative of Marinist style in Polish literature. Over his lifetime he accumulated considerable wealth. In 1683 he was accused of treason and was forced to emigrate to France.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Jan Andrzej Morsztyn, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.