Anders Zorn

1860 - 1920

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Anders Leonard Zorn (18 February 1860 – 22 August 1920) was one of Sweden's foremost artists. He obtained international success as a painter, sculptor, and etcher. Among Zorn's portrait subjects were King Oscar II of Sweden, and three American Presidents, Grover Cleveland, William H. Taft, and Theodore Roosevelt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anders Zorn has received more than 381,161 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Anders Zorn is the 17th most popular artist (up from 18th in 2019), the 64th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 70th in 2019) and the most popular Swedish Artist.

Anders Zorn was a Swedish painter and sculptor. He is most famous for his portraits.

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Among artists, Anders Zorn ranks 17 out of 77Before him are Yves Klein, Roy Lichtenstein, Hiroshige, Theo van Doesburg, El Lissitzky, and Luca Signorelli. After him are Käthe Kollwitz, Marina Abramović, Kurt Schwitters, Banksy, David Hockney, and Josef Albers.

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Among people born in 1860, Anders Zorn ranks 15Before him are Raymond Poincaré, J. M. Barrie, William Jennings Bryan, Herman Hollerith, Willem Einthoven, and James Ensor. After him are Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Hugo Wolf, Vittorio Emanuele Orlando, Paul Gottlieb Nipkow, Princess Charlotte of Prussia, and René Lalique. Among people deceased in 1920, Anders Zorn ranks 11Before him are Peter Carl Fabergé, Eugénie de Montijo, Robert Peary, Alexander Kolchak, Alexander of Greece, and Max Bruch. After him are Princess Margaret of Connaught, Jeanne Hébuterne, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia, Inessa Armand, and Rosalia Lombardo.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Anders Zorn ranks 64 out of 1,296Before him are Eric IX of Sweden (1120), Stellan Skarsgård (1951), Allvar Gullstrand (1862), Dolph Lundgren (1957), Gunnar Myrdal (1898), and Carl Larsson (1853). After him are Haakon VI of Norway (1340), Hilma af Klint (1862), Louise of Sweden (1851), Olof Skötkonung (980), Sven Hedin (1865), and Erik Axel Karlfeldt (1864).

Among ARTISTS In Sweden

Among artists born in Sweden, Anders Zorn ranks 1