Édouard Manet

1832 - 1883

Édouard Manet

Édouard Manet (UK: , US: , French: [edwaʁ manɛ]; 23 January 1832 – 30 April 1883) was a French modernist painter. He was one of the first 19th-century artists to paint modern life, and a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism. Born into an upper-class household with strong political connections, Manet rejected the future originally envisioned for him, and became engrossed in the world of painting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Édouard Manet has received more than 1,912,637 page views. His biography is available in 90 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 26th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Édouard Manet ranks 26 out of 1,258Before him are Titian, Gustav Klimt, Donatello, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, El Greco, and Hieronymus Bosch. After him are Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Wassily Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian, Eugène Delacroix, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, and Jan van Eyck.

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Among people born in 1832, Édouard Manet ranks 1After him are Gustave Eiffel, Lewis Carroll, Nikolaus Otto, Wilhelm Wundt, Gustave Doré, Maximilian I of Mexico, Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson, Edward Burnett Tylor, William Crookes, José Echegaray, and Ivan Shishkin. Among people deceased in 1883, Édouard Manet ranks 3Before him are Karl Marx and Richard Wagner. After him are Ivan Turgenev, Gustave Doré, Emir Abdelkader, Henri, Count of Chambord, Sojourner Truth, Midhat Pasha, Charles II, Duke of Parma, Frederick Francis II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and Joseph Plateau.

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In France

Among people born in France, Édouard Manet ranks 37 out of 4,109Before him are Henry IV of France (1553), Alain Delon (1935), Édith Piaf (1915), Émile Zola (1840), Simone de Beauvoir (1908), and Denis Diderot (1713). After him are Auguste Comte (1798), Émile Durkheim (1858), Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841), Brigitte Bardot (1934), Charles Baudelaire (1821), and André-Marie Ampère (1775).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Édouard Manet ranks 5Before him are Claude Monet (1840), Paul Gauguin (1848), Paul Cézanne (1839), and Henri Matisse (1869). After him are Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841), Eugène Delacroix (1798), Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780), Edgar Degas (1834), Jacques-Louis David (1748), Gustave Courbet (1819), and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864).

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