Édouard Detaille

1848 - 1912

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Jean-Baptiste Édouard Detaille (French: [ʒɑ̃batist‿edwaʁ dətaj]; 5 October 1848 – 23 December 1912) was a French academic painter and military artist noted for his precision and realistic detail. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Édouard Detaille has received more than 65,832 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Édouard Detaille is the 1,132nd most popular painter (down from 1,058th in 2019), the 3,137th most popular biography from France and the 184th most popular French Painter.

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Among painters, Édouard Detaille ranks 1,132 out of 1,428Before her are Mór Than, Kanō Motonobu, Theodor Aman, Antonio Saura, Bohumil Kubišta, and Josep Maria Subirachs. After her are Chuck Close, Tarō Okamoto, Alberto Vargas, Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo, Jeff Wall, and Eva Bonnier.

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Among people born in 1848, Édouard Detaille ranks 66Before her are Pavle Jurišić Šturm, Francis Darwin, Enrico Forlanini, Lilli Lehmann, Benjamin Baillaud, and Hubertine Auclert. After her are Maryana Marrash, Kurd Lasswitz, Hubert Parry, Heinrich Hübschmann, Eugène Simon, and Ioan Slavici. Among people deceased in 1912, Édouard Detaille ranks 70Before her are Pyotr Lebedev, Andrew Lang, James S. Sherman, José Canalejas, Allan Octavian Hume, and William Wilson. After her are Lewis Boss, Henri Brisson, Antonio Pacinotti, Ferdinand Monoyer, Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo, and Jaroslav Vrchlický.

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In France

Among people born in France, Édouard Detaille ranks 3,137 out of 5,234Before her are Jules Janin (1804), Marie-Dominique Chenu (1895), Patachou (1918), Paul Fort (1872), Laetitia Casta (1978), and Gaston Gallimard (1881). After her are Henri Rabaud (1873), Sylvain Wiltord (1974), David Ginola (1967), Robert Jonquet (1925), Claude Dauphin (1903), and Willy Sagnol (1977).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Édouard Detaille ranks 184Before her are Jean-Baptiste Debret (1768), Jacques-Émile Blanche (1861), Paul Gavarni (1804), Charles Angrand (1854), Marie-Denise Villers (1774), and Jean Jouvenet (1644). After her are Joseph Duplessis (1725), Alphonse Legros (1837), Jean-Jules-Antoine Lecomte du Nouÿ (1842), Élisabeth Sophie Chéron (1648), Georg von Rosen (1843), and Maurice Boitel (1919).