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Andrew Wyeth

1917 - 2009

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Andrew Newell Wyeth ( WY-eth; July 12, 1917 – January 16, 2009) was an American visual artist, primarily a realist painter, working predominantly in a regionalist style. He was one of the best-known U.S. artists of the middle 20th century. In his art, Wyeth's favorite subjects were the land and people around him, both in his hometown of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, and at his summer home in Cushing, Maine. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrew Wyeth has received more than 1,639,449 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Andrew Wyeth is the 667th most popular painter (down from 570th in 2019), the 2,287th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,926th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular American Painter.

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Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Andrew Wyeth ranks 667 out of 1,421Before him are Sigmar Polke, Andrea Sacchi, Louis-Michel van Loo, Toyen, Nikolai Ge, and Peter Nicolai Arbo. After him are Raja Ravi Varma, Agatharchus, Cassandre, Donald Judd, Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein, and Narcisse Virgilio Díaz.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1917, Andrew Wyeth ranks 102Before him are Erich Rudorffer, Maya Deren, Augusto Roa Bastos, Yukio Tsuda, Kamal Jumblatt, and David Easton. After him are Brad Dexter, Alexander Schmorell, Kunitaka Sueoka, Jânio Quadros, Roque Máspoli, and Henri Salvador. Among people deceased in 2009, Andrew Wyeth ranks 80Before him are Achille Compagnoni, Merce Cunningham, Yves Rocher, Augusto Boal, Pat Hingle, and Frank McCourt. After him are Bea Arthur, Edwin G. Krebs, Alicia de Larrocha, Lino Lacedelli, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, and Joseph Wiseman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Andrew Wyeth ranks 2,287 out of 18,182Before him are James Heckman (1944), Jelly Roll Morton (1890), Patricia Cornwell (1956), Raymond E. Feist (1945), Edmond Hamilton (1904), and Marvin Harris (1927). After him are Gerard Damiano (1928), Michael Rosbash (1944), Peggy Lee (1920), Fredric Jameson (1934), Joseph D. Pistone (1939), and Jason Bateman (1969).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Andrew Wyeth ranks 22Before him are Bruce Nauman (1941), Cy Twombly (1928), Frank Stella (1936), Sol LeWitt (1928), Richard Serra (1939), and Asher Brown Durand (1796). After him are Donald Judd (1928), Jasper Johns (1930), Allan Kaprow (1927), Will Sampson (1933), Julian Schnabel (1951), and Dorothea Tanning (1910).