Edward Burne-Jones

1833 - 1898

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1st Baronet, (; 28 August, 1833 – 17 June, 1898) was an English painter and designer associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood's style and subject matter. Burne-Jones worked with William Morris as a founding partner in Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co in the design of decorative arts. Burne-Jones's early paintings show the influence of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, but by 1870 he had developed his own style. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Burne-Jones has received more than 841,449 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Edward Burne-Jones is the 28th most popular artist (up from 29th in 2019), the 902nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 808th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular British Artist.

Edward Burne-Jones was a British painter and designer closely associated with the late-Victorian era art movement known as the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. He was one of the most important and influential painters of his generation.

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Over the past year Edward Burne-Jones has had the most page views in the with 90,436 views, followed by Japanese (11,640), and French (11,009). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Belarusian (80.07%), Basque (73.12%), and Norwegian (Nynorsk) (46.64%)


Among artists, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 28 out of 125Before him are Keith Haring, Josef Albers, David Hockney, Banksy, Ai Weiwei, and Émile Gallé. After him are Jean-Michel Basquiat, Ulay, Akira Yoshizawa, Bernt Notke, Méret Oppenheim, and André Charles Boulle.

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Among people born in 1833, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 17Before him are Edwin Booth, Félicien Rops, Eugen Dühring, Léon Bonnat, Charles George Gordon, and Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge. After him are Prince Gong, Jonas Lie, Kido Takayoshi, Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria, Carola of Vasa, and Eduard Taaffe, 11th Viscount Taaffe. Among people deceased in 1898, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 23Before him are John Newlands, Syed Ahmad Khan, Henry Bessemer, Aubrey Beardsley, Heungseon Daewongun, and William Ewart Gladstone. After him are Princess Francisca of Brazil, Zachris Topelius, Prince Gong, Georges Rodenbach, Princess Maria Antonia of the Two Sicilies, and Georg Ebers.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 902 out of 8,785Before him are Herbert C. Brown (1912), Petula Clark (1932), Eadgyth (910), George Vancouver (1757), Robert III of Scotland (1330), and Gary Lineker (1960). After him are Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury (1671), Danny Boyle (1956), Duncan I of Scotland (1001), Van Morrison (1945), Sarah, Duchess of York (1959), and James Anderson (1680).

Among ARTISTS In United Kingdom

Among artists born in United Kingdom, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 3Before him are David Hockney (1937), and Banksy (1970). After him are William Etty (1787), John Butler Yeats (1839), Damien Hirst (1965), Eric Gill (1882), Cassandra Austen (1773), Mary Delany (1700), Rachel Whiteread (1963), and Grayson Perry (1960).