1837 - 1917

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Charles Auguste Émile Durand, known as Carolus-Duran (Lille 4 July 1837 – 17 February 1917 Paris), was a French painter and art instructor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carolus-Duran has received more than 116,179 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Carolus-Duran is the 787th most popular painter (up from 888th in 2019), the 2,252nd most popular biography from France (up from 2,401st in 2019) and the 137th most popular French Painter.

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Among painters, Carolus-Duran ranks 787 out of 1,428Before him are Paul Renner, Jost Amman, Ambrosius Holbein, Vasily Polenov, Albert van Ouwater, and James Gillray. After him are Spinello Aretino, Anton Graff, Walter Crane, Marie Bracquemond, Roman Opałka, and Ogata Kōrin.

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Among people born in 1837, Carolus-Duran ranks 44Before him are Henry Draper, Théodore Dubois, Joseph Bell, Georg Ebers, Moritz Kaposi, and Prince Albert of Prussia. After him are Alexandre Guilmant, Princess Maria Anna of Anhalt-Dessau, John Wesley Hyatt, Maria Domenica Mazzarello, Franz Overbeck, and Ernest Guiraud. Among people deceased in 1917, Carolus-Duran ranks 43Before him are Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz, Matthias Zurbriggen, Andrew Taylor Still, Ivan Goremykin, Eduardo di Capua, and Spyridon Samaras. After him are Édouard Drumont, Duke Philipp of Württemberg, Yevgeni Ivanovich Alekseyev, Boris Stürmer, Octave Lapize, and Eugène Grasset.

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In France

Among people born in France, Carolus-Duran ranks 2,252 out of 5,234Before him are Antoine Coysevox (1640), Jacques Audiard (1952), Bertrand Blier (1939), Martine Carol (1920), Walter Gieseking (1895), and Guillaume Thomas François Raynal (1713). After him are Charles, Prince of Soubise (1715), Charles IV, Duke of Alençon (1489), Antoine Brumel (1460), Alexandre Deschapelles (1780), Petronilla of Aquitaine (1125), and Jean Guitton (1901).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Carolus-Duran ranks 137Before him are Louis-Léopold Boilly (1761), Jean-Baptiste Oudry (1686), Eugène Fromentin (1820), Adolphe Monticelli (1824), Jacques Villon (1875), and Pierre Soulages (1919). After him are Marie Bracquemond (1840), Roman Opałka (1931), André Beauneveu (1330), Jean Metzinger (1883), Marie-Guillemine Benoist (1768), and Claude Gillot (1673).