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Anna Ancher

1859 - 1935

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Anna Ancher (18 August 1859 – 15 April 1935) was a Danish artist associated with the Skagen Painters, an artist colony on the northern point of Jylland, Denmark. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Ancher has received more than 136,673 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Anna Ancher is the 428th most popular painter (up from 437th in 2019), the 129th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 135th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Danish Painter.

Anna Ancher is most famous for her paintings of the Danish countryside.

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Among painters, Anna Ancher ranks 428 out of 1,421Before her are Carlo Levi, Lyubov Popova, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Christian Krohg, José Clemente Orozco, and Ary Scheffer. After her are Veit Stoss, Piero Manzoni, Marianne von Werefkin, Albert Edelfelt, Ernest Meissonier, and Orcagna.

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Among people born in 1859, Anna Ancher ranks 27Before her are Pierre Janet, Alexander Samsonov, Jerome K. Jerome, Venustiano Carranza, Francisco Ferrer, and Bertha Pappenheim. After her are Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia, Prince Leopold, Duke of Brabant, Francesc Macià, Pavel Milyukov, Peter Altenberg, and Fusajiro Yamauchi. Among people deceased in 1935, Anna Ancher ranks 39Before her are Max Liebermann, Magnus Hirschfeld, Johan Halvorsen, Ali of Hejaz, Princess Anastasia of Montenegro, and Paul Bourget. After her are Ma Barker, Kurt Tucholsky, Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom, Jean Béraud, William Kennedy Dickson, and Princess Alice of Parma.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Anna Ancher ranks 129 out of 893Before her are Erik Bruhn (1928), Louis Hjelmslev (1899), Guthrum (830), Wilhelm Johannsen (1857), Tove Ditlevsen (1917), and Princess Charlotte of Denmark (1789). After her are Lars Ulrich (1963), Jussi Adler-Olsen (1950), Brigitte Nielsen (1963), Johan Christian Fabricius (1745), Aksel Sandemose (1899), and Ulrich Salchow (1877).

Among PAINTERS In Denmark

Among painters born in Denmark, Anna Ancher ranks 6Before her are Lili Elbe (1882), Gerda Wegener (1886), Ulrika Eleonora of Denmark (1656), Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864), and Nicolai Abildgaard (1743). After her are Kurt Westergaard (1935), Michael Ancher (1849), Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg (1783), Carl Bloch (1834), Asger Jorn (1914), and Jens Juel (1745).