David Smith

David Smith

Roland David Smith (March 9, 1906 – May 23, 1965) was an American abstract expressionist sculptor and painter, best known for creating large steel abstract geometric sculptures. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Smith has received more than 69,076 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,152nd most popular painter.

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Among painters, David Smith ranks 1,151 out of 1,258Before him are Dieter Borst, Charb, László Paál, Marlene Dumas, Igor Grabar, and Chuck Close. After him are Alexander Brullov, Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh, Kenneth Noland, Józef Chełmoński, Mariam Aslamazian, and Washington Allston.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Smith ranks 4,847 out of 12,171Before him are Rick Perry (1950), Seka (1954), Chuck Close (1940), C. J. Cherryh (1942), Buckethead (1969), and Cesar Chavez (1927). After him are Bobby Bland (1930), Regis Philbin (1931), David Benioff (1970), Rita Coolidge (1945), Anne Applebaum (1964), and Ethel Merman (1908).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, David Smith ranks 62Before him are George Bellows (1882), Ellsworth Kelly (1923), Childe Hassam (1859), Jim Dine (1935), Mel Ramos (1935), and Chuck Close (1940). After him are Kenneth Noland (1924), Washington Allston (1779), Charles Demuth (1883), Haddon Sundblom (1899), Charles Willson Peale (1741), and Elizabeth Jane Gardner (null).