Studies composed by:

Marian Wróbel

(Poland, 1.1.1907 - 25.4.1960)

He was a prominent Polish chess problemist of the mid-twentieth century.

Between 1947 and 1950 he was considered the leading chess composer in the world.

During his lifetime he published more than 1,000 problems and was a FIDE International Master of Chess Composition.

Born in Lwów (now Lviv) on 1 January 1907, Wróbel learned to play chess as a child of 5 and became interested in chess problems.

In 1922, he published his first problem at the age of 15 and in 1928 the International Association of Problemists ranked him fourth in the world.

Marian Wróbel composed mostly direct movers in classical style, but also some heterodox problems

He only created about 6 studies.

More about him can be found at Wikipedia  or


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden (HHdbVI))