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Antoni Wodziński

Antoni Wodziński

Antoni Wodziński

*ok. 1812, †1847

Antoni Wodziński - brother of Maria Wodzińska, pupil of the Warsaw Liceum and one of inhabitant of the house of Mikołaj Chopin.  

In 1830 together with his brother Feliks, he took part in the November Uprising. Next year the family had to take refuge in a manor in Sułkowo and afterwards they went to Berlin and finally settled down in Geneve, where they lived between 1832 and 1835.

Chopin stayed in close contact with Antoni Wodziński, who lived in Paris since 1835. In 1836 Chopin helped with transferring letters from Antoni's family to Spain, where Antoni was fighting in a civil war. After returning to France, Antoni had an affair with one of Chopin's students, Marie de Rozières. In Autumn 1841 Antoni went to Drezno and back to Poland.


 

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