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Camille Pissarro

1830 - 1903

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Jacob Abraham Camille Pissarro ( piss-AR-oh, French: [kamij pisaʁo]; 10 July 1830 – 13 November 1903) was a Danish-French Impressionist and Neo-Impressionist painter born on the island of St Thomas (now in the US Virgin Islands, but then in the Danish West Indies). His importance resides in his contributions to both Impressionism and Post-Impressionism. Pissarro studied from great forerunners, including Gustave Courbet and Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Camille Pissarro has received more than 1,771,316 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia. Camille Pissarro is the 47th most popular painter (up from 53rd in 2019), the most popular biography from U.S. Virgin Islands and the most popular Painter.

Camille Pissarro is most famous for his paintings of the French countryside.

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Among painters, Camille Pissarro ranks 47 out of 1,421Before him are Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Masaccio, Caspar David Friedrich, Giuseppe Arcimboldo, J. M. W. Turner, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. After him are Nicolas Poussin, Paul Klee, Georges Braque, Andrea del Verrocchio, Georges Seurat, and Paolo Veronese.

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Among people born in 1830, Camille Pissarro ranks 2Before him is Franz Joseph I of Austria. After him are Abdülaziz, Emily Dickinson, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, Frédéric Mistral, Isabella II of Spain, Paul Heyse, Hector Malot, Julius Lothar Meyer, Porfirio Díaz, and Eadweard Muybridge. Among people deceased in 1903, Camille Pissarro ranks 4Before him are Paul Gauguin, Herbert Spencer, and Pope Leo XIII. After him are Theodor Mommsen, Alois Hitler, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet, Alexander I of Serbia, Josiah Willard Gibbs, Otto Weininger, and Hugo Wolf.

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In U.S. Virgin Islands

Among people born in U.S. Virgin Islands, Camille Pissarro ranks 1 out of 11After him are Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville (1818), Kelsey Grammer (1955), Emile Griffith (1938), Tim Duncan (1976), Judah P. Benjamin (1811), Edward Wilmot Blyden (1832), Jasmin St. Claire (1972), Peter Holmberg (1960), Raja Bell (1976), and Daryl Homer (1990).

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Among painters born in U.S. Virgin Islands, Camille Pissarro ranks 1