Old memories of Kresy


Roxolanki, by Szymon Zimorowic. They were published in Krakow in 1654 by the brother of the author Jozef Bartlomiej, but they originate in Lwow. Ruskie Panny were initialy exhibited in Lwow on 28th February 1629, at a wedding of Bartlomiej to Katarzyna Duchnicowa.

They bitterly deffended that part of Kresy, until the terrible days of defeat

This could be a picture from any number of the villages dotted around the area during the harvest time

Form a battle, long , long time ago