Asher Brown Durand

1796 - 1886

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Asher Brown Durand (August 21, 1796, – September 17, 1886) was an American painter of the Hudson River School. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Asher Brown Durand has received more than 173,800 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Asher Brown Durand is the 1,305th most popular painter (down from 1,198th in 2019), the 5,797th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,923rd in 2019) and the 77th most popular American Painter.

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Among painters, Asher Brown Durand ranks 1,305 out of 1,428Before him are Else Alfelt, Thomas Moran, Julie Wilhelmine Hagen-Schwarz, Artur Grottger, Alfred Manessier, and Rockwell Kent. After him are Thomas Bewick, Charles Willson Peale, Tina Blau, Amalia Lindegren, Chen Hongshou, and Charles Sheeler.

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Among people born in 1796, Asher Brown Durand ranks 48Before him are Antonios Kriezis, Juan Esteban Pedernera, Frederick William Beechey, Karl Leberecht Immermann, Wilhelm Hemprich, and Phan Thanh Giản. After him are Robert Wight, John M. Clayton, Pyotr Anjou, Joseph Meyer, George Back, and Horace Mann. Among people deceased in 1886, Asher Brown Durand ranks 40Before him are Winfield Scott Hancock, Ivan Aksakov, Juan Esteban Pedernera, Tomás Villalba, Edmond Laguerre, and Albert Küchler. After him are Henry Hobson Richardson, Samuel J. Tilden, Théodore Aubanel, David Rice Atchison, Charles Francis Adams Sr., and Horatio Seymour.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Asher Brown Durand ranks 5,797 out of 15,968Before him are Lon Chaney Jr. (1906), Darlanne Fluegel (1953), Marvelous Marvin Hagler (1954), Annabella Sciorra (1960), Charlie Byrd (1925), and Rockwell Kent (1882). After him are Candy Clark (1947), Gilbert Kaplan (1941), James Foley (1953), George Jones (1931), Donnie Wahlberg (1969), and Tom Brady (1977).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Asher Brown Durand ranks 77Before him are Beatrice Wood (1893), William Merritt Chase (1849), Mel Ramos (1935), Edward Ruscha (1937), Alex Katz (1927), and Rockwell Kent (1882). After him are Charles Willson Peale (1741), Charles Sheeler (1883), Kenneth Noland (1924), Washington Allston (1779), Edward Hicks (1780), and Jenny Holzer (1950).