The death of Markos Botsaris

By Theodoros P. Vryzakis (Thebes, October 19, 1814 – Munich, December 6, 1878). Vryzakis was one of the leading Greek painters of the 19th century and the founder of the “Munich School”. The painting presents one of the most popular topics of Philhellenism, the death of Markos Botsaris. Oil on canvas (68 cm x 58.5 cm).