Antoine-Jean Gros

1771 - 1835

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Antoine-Jean Gros (French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃twanʒɑ̃ gʁo]; 16 March 1771 – 25 June 1835), titled as Baron Gros in 1824, was a French painter. His work was in the genres of history and neoclassical painting. Gros studied under Jacques-Louis David in Paris and began an independent artistic career during the French Revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antoine-Jean Gros has received more than 161,894 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Antoine-Jean Gros is the 192nd most popular painter (up from 196th in 2019), the 628th most popular biography from France (up from 651st in 2019) and the 52nd most popular French Painter.

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Among painters, Antoine-Jean Gros ranks 192 out of 1,428. Before him are Pieter de Hooch, Zeuxis, Édouard-Henri Avril, John William Waterhouse, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, and George Grosz. After him are Chaim Soutine, Petrus Christus, Jean Dubuffet, Pisanello, Jacopo Bellini, and Luca Giordano.

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Among people born in 1771, Antoine-Jean Gros ranks 6Before him are Walter Scott, Robert Owen, Richard Trevithick, Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen, and Emperor Kōkaku. After him are Julie Clary, Princess Louise Auguste of Denmark, Alois Senefelder, Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover, Marie François Xavier Bichat, and Karl Philipp, Prince of Schwarzenberg. Among people deceased in 1835, Antoine-Jean Gros ranks 4Before him are Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor, Vincenzo Bellini, and Wilhelm von Humboldt. After him are Édouard Mortier, Duke of Trévise, Thérésa Tallien, Auguste, Duke of Leuchtenberg, Catharina of Württemberg, John Nash, Guillaume Dupuytren, François Étienne de Kellermann, and Izabela Czartoryska.

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In France

Among people born in France, Antoine-Jean Gros ranks 628 out of 5,234. Before him are Darius Milhaud (1892), Jacques Maritain (1882), Marie of Anjou (1404), Gabriel Tarde (1843), Alain Robbe-Grillet (1922), and Isabelle Huppert (1953). After him are Luigi Lucheni (1873), Richard Clayderman (1953), Pierre Richard (1934), Léonin (1135), François Guizot (1787), and Nicole Oresme (1323).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Antoine-Jean Gros ranks 52Before him are Gustave Caillebotte (1848), Maurice Utrillo (1883), Alexandre Cabanel (1823), Niki de Saint Phalle (1930), Eugène Boudin (1824), and Pierre Bonnard (1867). After him are Jean Dubuffet (1901), Jeanne Hébuterne (1898), Suzanne Valadon (1865), Aristide Maillol (1861), Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1824), and Charles-François Daubigny (1817).