Ambroise Vollard

1866 - 1939

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Ambroise Vollard (3 July 1866 – 21 July 1939) was a French art dealer who is regarded as one of the most important dealers in French contemporary art at the beginning of the twentieth century. He is credited with providing exposure and emotional support to numerous then-unknown artists, including Paul Cézanne, Aristide Maillol, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Louis Valtat, Pablo Picasso, André Derain, Georges Rouault, Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ambroise Vollard has received more than 119,448 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Ambroise Vollard is the 138th most popular businessperson (down from 127th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Réunion (up from 1,526th in 2019) and the most popular Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Ambroise Vollard ranks 138 out of 604Before him are Max Manus, Ethan Allen, Ren Zhengfei, Alisher Usmanov, Lady Bird Johnson, and Armand Peugeot. After him are Melinda Gates, David Icke, Chaleo Yoovidhya, Katharine Graham, Theodor de Bry, and Gianni Infantino.

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Among people born in 1866, Ambroise Vollard ranks 35Before him are Enrique Simonet, Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia, Princess Milica of Montenegro, Adrien de Gerlache, and Francesco Cilea. After him are Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine, Dmitry Merezhkovsky, Leopold Mandić, Ramón del Valle-Inclán, and Ramon Casas. Among people deceased in 1939, Ambroise Vollard ranks 30Before him are Ghazi of Iraq, Archduke Franz Salvator of Austria, Ernst Toller, S. P. L. Sørensen, Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, and Wilhelm Groener. After him are Stanislav Kosior, Hans Langsdorff, Otto Wels, Gerardo Machado, Vladimir Shukhov, and Albrecht, Duke of Württemberg.

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Among people born in Réunion, Ambroise Vollard ranks 4 out of 15Before him are Michel Houellebecq (1956), Roland Garros (1888), and Leconte de Lisle (1818). After him are Louis-Charles Mahé de La Bourdonnais (1796), Raymond Barre (1924), Edmond Albius (1829), Évariste de Parny (1753), Dimitri Payet (1987), Guillaume Hoarau (1984), Jackson Richardson (1969), and Florent Sinama Pongolle (1984).


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