Eugène Boudin

1824 - 1898

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Eugène Louis Boudin (French: [budɛ̃]; 12 July 1824 – 8 August 1898) was one of the first French landscape painters to paint outdoors. Boudin was a marine painter, and expert in the rendering of all that goes upon the sea and along its shores. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eugène Boudin has received more than 192,523 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Eugène Boudin is the 167th most popular painter (down from 158th in 2019), the 543rd most popular biography from France (down from 491st in 2019) and the 50th most popular French Painter.

Eugène Boudin is most famous for his paintings of the seashore and landscapes.

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Among painters, Eugène Boudin ranks 167 out of 1,428Before him are Antonello da Messina, Jacob Jordaens, Alexandre Cabanel, Giulio Romano, Niki de Saint Phalle, and Lucas Cranach the Younger. After him are Gentile Bellini, Henry Fuseli, Gerda Wegener, Carl Larsson, Hubert van Eyck, and John Everett Millais.

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Among people born in 1824, Eugène Boudin ranks 8Before him are Alexandre Dumas fils, Anton Bruckner, Gustav Kirchhoff, William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin, Jean-Léon Gérôme, and Maria Alexandrovna. After him are Paul Broca, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, Wilkie Collins, Pierre Janssen, Marie Duplessis, and Carl Reinecke. Among people deceased in 1898, Eugène Boudin ranks 8Before him are Empress Elisabeth of Austria, Lewis Carroll, Stéphane Mallarmé, Gustave Moreau, Johann Jakob Balmer, and Charbel Makhlouf. After him are Louise of Hesse-Kassel, Ivan Shishkin, William Ewart Gladstone, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, Charles Garnier, and Henry Bessemer.

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In France

Among people born in France, Eugène Boudin ranks 543 out of 5,234Before him are Joseph Black (1728), Louis Aragon (1897), Niki de Saint Phalle (1930), Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France (1781), Louis, Prince of Condé (1530), and Daniel Auber (1782). After him are Gérard de Nerval (1808), Brigitte Macron (1953), Anaïs Nin (1903), Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy (1383), Adrien-Marie Legendre (1752), and Charles II of Navarre (1332).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Eugène Boudin ranks 50Before him are Frédéric Bazille (1841), Maurice de Vlaminck (1876), Gustave Caillebotte (1848), Maurice Utrillo (1883), Alexandre Cabanel (1823), and Niki de Saint Phalle (1930). After him are Pierre Bonnard (1867), Antoine-Jean Gros (1771), Jean Dubuffet (1901), Jeanne Hébuterne (1898), Suzanne Valadon (1865), and Aristide Maillol (1861).