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Edward Burne-Jones

1833 - 1898

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Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1st Baronet, (; 28 August, 1833 – 17 June, 1898) was a British painter and designer associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood which included Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Millais, Ford Madox Brown and Holman Hunt. 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 715,972 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Edward Burne-Jones is the 29th most popular artist (up from 30th in 2019), the 808th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 842nd 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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Among artists, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 29 out of 78Before him are Kurt Schwitters, Josef Albers, Banksy, Émile Gallé, Jeff Koons, and Ulay. After him are Ai Weiwei, Akira Yoshizawa, Barnett Newman, Méret Oppenheim, Bernt Notke, and Louis Comfort Tiffany.

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Among people born in 1833, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 13Before him are Élie Ducommun, Alfred von Schlieffen, Ferdinand von Richthofen, Félicien Rops, Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, and Léon Bonnat. After him are Eugen Dühring, Charles George Gordon, Kido Takayoshi, Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge, Carola of Vasa, and Prince Gong. Among people deceased in 1898, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 22Before him are Heungseon Daewongun, Henry Bessemer, Syed Ahmad Khan, William Ewart Gladstone, Eleanor Marx, and Theodor Fontane. After him are Ferdinand Cohn, Princess Maria Antonia of the Two Sicilies, Prince Gong, Georges Rodenbach, Zachris Topelius, and Princess Francisca of Brazil.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Burne-Jones ranks 808 out of 7,765Before him are Rob Roy MacGregor (1671), Francis Hutcheson (1694), David McCallum (1933), Oliver Smithies (1925), Prince John of the United Kingdom (1905), and Rodney Robert Porter (1917). After him are Robert FitzRoy (1805), William Bateson (1861), George Porter (1920), James Hadley Chase (1906), Peter Benenson (1921), and Brian Epstein (1934).

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