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Boris Vallejo

1941 - Today

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Boris Vallejo (born January 8, 1941) is a Peruvian-American painter.Vallejo works almost exclusively in the fantasy and erotica genres. His hyper-representational paintings have appeared on the covers of numerous science fiction and fantasy paperbacks and are featured in a series of best-selling glossy calendars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boris Vallejo has received more than 309,095 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Boris Vallejo is the 957th most popular painter (down from 891st in 2019), the 45th most popular biography from Peru (down from 38th in 2019) and the most popular Peruvian Painter.

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Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Boris Vallejo ranks 957 out of 1,428Before him are Tivadar Csontváry Kosztka, Zhang Daqian, Marguerite Gérard, François-Auguste Biard, Emile Claus, and Hasegawa Tōhaku. After him are Jacek Malczewski, Huang Tingjian, Barthel Beham, Barbara Kruger, Cigoli, and Arthur Hughes.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1941, Boris Vallejo ranks 199Before him are Gorden Kaye, Julio Anguita, Boris Gaganelov, Emmett Till, İdil Biret, and Chucho Valdés. After him are Bohdan Stupka, Fionnula Flanagan, Michael Apted, Laisenia Qarase, Ken Saro-Wiwa, and Ignazio Giunti.

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In Peru

Among people born in Peru, Boris Vallejo ranks 45 out of 196Before him are Gustavo Gutiérrez (1928), Claudio Pizarro (1978), Sayri Túpac (1535), Fernando Fernán Gómez (1921), Francisco Morales Bermúdez (1921), and Valentín Paniagua (1936). After him are Martín Vizcarra (1963), José María Arguedas (1911), Hernando de Soto Polar (1941), Ricardo Palma (1833), Andrés Avelino Cáceres (1836), and Henry Ian Cusick (1967).

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Among PAINTERS In Peru

Among painters born in Peru, Boris Vallejo ranks 1After him are Alberto Vargas (1896).