Alexander Roslin

1718 - 1793

Alexander Roslin

Alexander Roslin (French: [aleksɑ̃deʁ ʁoslɛ̃]) (often spelled Alexandre in French; 15 July 1718 – 5 July 1793) was a Swedish portrait painter who worked in Scania, Bayreuth, Paris, Italy, Warsaw and St. Petersburg, primarily for members of aristocratic families. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Roslin has received more than 111,168 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 339th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Alexander Roslin ranks 338 out of 1,258Before him are Paulus Potter, Palma Vecchio, Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Helene Schjerfbeck, Lyonel Feininger, and Johan Christian Dahl. After him are Veit Stoss, Daniele da Volterra, Bartholomeus Spranger, John Bauer, Stefano di Giovanni, and Konrad Witz.

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Among people born in 1718, Alexander Roslin ranks 5Before him are Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mariana Victoria of Spain, Thomas Chippendale, and Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria. After him are Anna Leopoldovna, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, Jacob Christian Schäffer, Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie, Antoine de Chézy, Nikita Ivanovich Panin, and Jean Joseph Marie Amiot. Among people deceased in 1793, Alexander Roslin ranks 14Before him are Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Yolande de Polastron, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Madame Roland, Jacques Pierre Brissot, and Francesco Guardi. After him are Charles Bonnet, John Hancock, Antoine Barnave, Fletcher Christian, John Hunter, and Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Alexander Roslin ranks 140 out of 935Before him are Sven-Göran Eriksson (1948), Eric XI of Sweden (1216), Harriet Andersson (1932), Gunnar Asplund (1885), Stefan Löfven (1957), and John I of Sweden (1201). After him are John Bauer (1882), PewDiePie (1989), Johan August Arfwedson (1792), Emund the Old (1030), Gustav, Prince of Vasa (1799), and Carl Gustaf Wrangel (1613).

Among PAINTERS In Sweden

Among painters born in Sweden, Alexander Roslin ranks 3Before him are Carl Larsson (1853) and Hilma af Klint (1862). After him are John Bauer (1882), Eugène Jansson (1862), Odd Nerdrum (1944), Ernst Josephson (1851), Amalia Lindegren (1814), and Eva Bonnier (1857).

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