Anton Ažbe

1862 - 1905

Anton Ažbe

Anton Ažbe (30 May 1862 – 5 or 6 August 1905) was a Slovene realist painter and teacher of painting. Ažbe, crippled since birth and orphaned at the age of 8, learned painting as an apprentice to Janez Wolf and at the Academies in Vienna and Munich. At the age of 30 Ažbe founded his own school of painting in Munich that became a popular attraction for Eastern European students. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anton Ažbe has received more than 36,515 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 637th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Anton Ažbe ranks 636 out of 1,258Before him are Giovanni Lanfranco, Anton von Werner, Giovanni Baglione, Donald Judd, Jan Kupecký, and Friedrich von Amerling. After him are Francesco Solimena, Jules Bastien-Lepage, Nicolas de Staël, Jan van Huysum, Stradanus, and Jan van der Heyden.

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Among people born in 1862, Anton Ažbe ranks 42Before him are Maurice Barrès, Mary Anderson, Georges Feydeau, Ugyen Wangchuck, Oswald Külpe, and Frederick Delius. After him are Hjalmar Hammarskjöld, Mikhail Nesterov, Infanta María de la Paz of Spain, Théo van Rysselberghe, Henry McMahon, and Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky. Among people deceased in 1905, Anton Ažbe ranks 29Before him are Per Teodor Cleve, Oswald Achenbach, Adolf Bastian, Otto Wilhelm von Struve, Ivan Sechenov, and Marcel Schwob. After him are Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria, Tippu Tip, Carmine Crocco, Franz Reuleaux, Lew Wallace, and Meyer Guggenheim.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Anton Ažbe ranks 56 out of 221Before him are Kaliman I of Bulgaria (1234), Vasile Lupu (1595), Ivan Alexander of Bulgaria (1300), Boyko Borisov (1959), Vladimir of Bulgaria (850), and Konstantin Tih (1240). After him are Osman Pazvantoğlu (1758), Bogdan Filov (1883), Johann Weikhard von Valvasor (1641), Dimitar Dobrev (1931), Georgi Parvanov (1957), and Vasil Kolarov (1877).

Among PAINTERS In Bulgaria

Among painters born in Bulgaria, Anton Ažbe ranks 2Before him are Jules Pascin (1885).