Berthe Morisot

1841 - 1895

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Berthe Marie Pauline Morisot (French: [bɛʁt mɔʁizo]; January 14, 1841 – March 2, 1895) was a French painter and a member of the circle of painters in Paris who became known as the Impressionists. In 1864, Morisot exhibited for the first time in the highly esteemed Salon de Paris. Sponsored by the government and judged by Academicians, the Salon was the official, annual exhibition of the Académie des beaux-arts in Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Berthe Morisot has received more than 1,249,619 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Berthe Morisot is the 85th most popular painter (up from 87th in 2019), the 245th most popular biography from France (up from 260th in 2019) and the 24th most popular French Painter.

Berthe Morisot is most famous for her paintings of women in the late 1800s.

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Among painters, Berthe Morisot ranks 85 out of 2,023Before her are François Boucher, Alfred Sisley, Jackson Pollock, Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun, Canaletto, and Pietro Perugino. After her are Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Honoré Daumier, Duccio, Mary Cassatt, Paolo Uccello, and Rogier van der Weyden.

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Among people born in 1841, Berthe Morisot ranks 5Before her are Antonín Dvořák, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Gustave Le Bon, and Edward VII. After her are Georges Clemenceau, Otto Wagner, Itō Hirobumi, Henry Morton Stanley, Frédéric Bazille, Henri Fayol, and Emil Theodor Kocher. Among people deceased in 1895, Berthe Morisot ranks 4Before her are Louis Pasteur, Friedrich Engels, and Alexandre Dumas fils. After her are Thomas Henry Huxley, Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Empress Myeongseong, Isma'il Pasha, Julius Lothar Meyer, José Martí, Adam Opel, and Friedrich Miescher.

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In France

Among people born in France, Berthe Morisot ranks 245 out of 6,770Before her are Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (1640), Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894), Richard II of England (1367), Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (1755), Jean-Michel Jarre (1948), and Simone Weil (1909). After her are Oscar I of Sweden (1799), Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732), Pope Callixtus II (1065), Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot (1796), Honoré Daumier (1808), and Philip III of France (1245).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Berthe Morisot ranks 24Before her are Henri Rousseau (1844), Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796), Gustave Doré (1832), François Boucher (1703), Alfred Sisley (1839), and Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (1755). After her are Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732), Honoré Daumier (1808), Francis Picabia (1879), Paul Signac (1863), Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684), and William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825).