Dong Yuan

932 - 962

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Dong Yuan (Chinese: 董源; pinyin: Dǒng Yuán; Wade–Giles: Tung Yüan, Gan: dung3 ngion4; c. 934 – c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dong Yuan has received more than 75,240 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 23 in 2019). Dong Yuan is the 697th most popular painter (up from 822nd in 2019), the 521st most popular biography from China (up from 563rd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Chinese Painter.

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  • 75k

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  • 57.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among painters, Dong Yuan ranks 697 out of 2,023Before him are Hans Bellmer, Ridolfo Ghirlandaio, Joseph-Marie Vien, Cy Twombly, Mikhail Nesterov, and Reza Abbasi. After him are Paul Gavarni, Herri met de Bles, Eugene de Blaas, Tivadar Csontváry Kosztka, Frans Masereel, and Amédée Ozenfant.

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Among people born in 932, Dong Yuan ranks 7Before him are Pope Marinus II, Miskawayh, Sancho I of León, Boleslaus II, Duke of Bohemia, Adalbert of Italy, and At-Ta'i. After him are Abu Sulayman Sijistani, and Abu Firas al-Hamdani. Among people deceased in 962, Dong Yuan ranks 3Before him are Ordoño IV of León, and Baldwin III, Count of Flanders. After him are Indulf, and Sigurd Haakonsson.

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In China

Among people born in China, Dong Yuan ranks 521 out of 1,610Before him are Chen Youliang (1320), Morris Chang (1931), Du Yuesheng (1888), Feng Guozhang (1859), Wu Peifu (1874), and Qin Liangyu (1574). After him are Lin Sen (1868), Li Cunxu (885), Zheng Zhilong (1604), Yuen Siu-tien (1912), Shangguan Wan'er (664), and Emperor Shizong of Jin (1123).

Among PAINTERS In China

Among painters born in China, Dong Yuan ranks 11Before him are Qi Baishi (1864), Mi Fu (1051), Ma Yuan (1160), Ni Zan (1301), Tang Yin (1470), and Dong Qichang (1555). After him are Wu Daozi (680), Shen Zhou (1427), Xia Gui (1195), Yun Shouping (1633), Liang Kai (1200), and Wen Zhengming (1470).