Antoine Bourdelle

1861 - 1929

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Antoine Bourdelle (30 October 1861 – 1 October 1929), born Émile Antoine Bordelles, was an influential and prolific French sculptor and teacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antoine Bourdelle has received more than 135,236 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Antoine Bourdelle is the 28th most popular sculptor (up from 31st in 2019), the 898th most popular biography from France (up from 910th in 2019) and the 7th most popular French Sculptor.

Antoine Bourdelle was a French sculptor who was most famous for his bronze sculptures.

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Among sculptors, Antoine Bourdelle ranks 28 out of 190Before him are Nicola Pisano, Jacopo Sansovino, Gustav Vigeland, Louise Bourgeois, Giovanni Pisano, and Claus Sluter. After him are Paul Landowski, Jean-Antoine Houdon, Leochares, Alessandro Algardi, Claes Oldenburg, and Jacopo della Quercia.

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Among people born in 1861, Antoine Bourdelle ranks 21Before him are Georgy Lvov, Frederick Gowland Hopkins, Aristide Maillol, H. H. Holmes, José Rizal, and Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland. After him are Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, Maximilian von Spee, Anton Arensky, Italo Svevo, William Bateson, and Solomon R. Guggenheim. Among people deceased in 1929, Antoine Bourdelle ranks 20Before him are Aby Warburg, Wyatt Earp, Thorstein Veblen, Charles Cooley, Émile Loubet, and Maria Christina of Austria. After him are Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia, Franz Rosenzweig, Thomas Burke, Habibullāh Kalakāni, Richard Réti, and Arthur Scherbius.

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In France

Among people born in France, Antoine Bourdelle ranks 898 out of 5,234Before him are Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle (1657), Stéphane Audran (1932), Lucien Laurent (1907), Alphonse Bertillon (1853), Heinrich Kramer (1430), and Joan II, Countess of Burgundy (1292). After him are Claude Joseph Vernet (1714), Paul Landowski (1875), Madame de La Fayette (1634), Maurice Quentin de La Tour (1704), Charles III of Navarre (1361), and Villard de Honnecourt (1200).

Among SCULPTORS In France

Among sculptors born in France, Antoine Bourdelle ranks 7Before him are Auguste Rodin (1840), Camille Claudel (1864), Giambologna (1529), Marie Tussaud (1761), Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi (1834), and Louise Bourgeois (1911). After him are Paul Landowski (1875), Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741), François Rude (1784), Rosa Bonheur (1822), Étienne Maurice Falconet (1716), and Jean-Baptiste Pigalle (1714).