Edward Poynter

1836 - 1919

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Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Baronet (20 March 1836 – 26 July 1919) was an English painter, designer, and draughtsman, who served as President of the Royal Academy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Poynter has received more than 154,586 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Edward Poynter is the 1,051st most popular painter (down from 1,022nd in 2019), the 2,914th most popular biography from France (down from 2,705th in 2019) and the 176th most popular French Painter.

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Among painters, Edward Poynter ranks 1,051 out of 1,428Before him are Karl Friedrich Lessing, Hendrik Willem Mesdag, Gerard de Lairesse, Franz Kline, Erik Werenskiold, and Achille Devéria. After him are Oswaldo Guayasamín, Pál Szinyei Merse, Barbara Hepworth, Richard Estes, Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz, and Michiel Sweerts.

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Among people born in 1836, Edward Poynter ranks 46Before him are Matsudaira Katamori, Andrés Avelino Cáceres, Máximo Gómez, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, Inoue Kaoru, and Juliette Adam. After him are Georg August Schweinfurth, Walery Antoni Wróblewski, Bret Harte, Ferdinand Monoyer, Cirilo Antonio Rivarola, and Isabella Beeton. Among people deceased in 1919, Edward Poynter ranks 88Before him are Karl Brugmann, Nikolai Iudovich Ivanov, Akashi Motojiro, Jérôme Eugène Coggia, Richard Bergh, and Victor Segalen. After him are Vasily Rozanov, Amado Nervo, Francisco Moreno, Wallace Clement Sabine, Viktor Knorre, and Aaron Aaronsohn.

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In France

Among people born in France, Edward Poynter ranks 2,914 out of 5,234Before him are Jules Dalou (1838), René Barjavel (1911), Paul Pogba (1993), Max Gallo (1932), Daniel Guérin (1904), and Achille Devéria (1800). After him are Jean-François Revel (1924), Félix Gaillard (1919), Mélanie Laurent (1983), Aimeric de Peguilhan (1200), Yasmina Reza (1959), and Eucherius of Lyon (380).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Edward Poynter ranks 176Before him are Jean-Louis Forain (1852), Félix Ziem (1821), Félix Bracquemond (1833), Louise Moillon (1610), Othon Friesz (1879), and Achille Devéria (1800). After him are Orlan (1947), Jean-Baptiste Debret (1768), Jacques-Émile Blanche (1861), Paul Gavarni (1804), Charles Angrand (1854), and Marie-Denise Villers (1774).