Frank Dicksee

1853 - 1928

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Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee (27 November 1853 – 17 October 1928) was an English Victorian painter and illustrator, best known for his pictures of dramatic literary, historical, and legendary scenes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Dicksee has received more than 130,627 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Frank Dicksee is the 817th most popular painter (down from 775th in 2019), the 1,672nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,554th in 2019) and the 28th most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Frank Dicksee ranks 817 out of 1,428Before him are Frans Pourbus the Younger, Jean-Paul Laurens, Naji al-Ali, Carle Vernet, Adriaen van de Velde, and Thomas Rowlandson. After him are Andrea Schiavone, Emil Orlík, Li Cheng, Elin Danielson-Gambogi, Mihály Munkácsy, and George Segal.

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Among people born in 1853, Frank Dicksee ranks 41Before him are Sophia Perovskaya, Wilhelm Dörpfeld, Pierre Paul Émile Roux, Francesco Filippini, Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro, and Miguel, Duke of Braganza. After him are Higaonna Kanryō, Fritz von Below, Ciprian Porumbescu, Damat Ferid Pasha, André Messager, and Vladimir Kokovtsov. Among people deceased in 1928, Frank Dicksee ranks 46Before him are Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Antonio Abetti, Otto Nordenskjöld, Wilhelm Fliess, Narayana Guru, and Lala Lajpat Rai. After him are Eglantyne Jebb, Emil Wiechert, Francis Preserved Leavenworth, Medardo Rosso, Edward Walter Maunder, and Hermann Sudermann.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Frank Dicksee ranks 1,672 out of 6,924Before him are John Badham (1939), Robert Wyatt (1945), Samantha Fox (1966), Thomas Rowlandson (1756), Martin Birch (1948), and Robert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool (1770). After him are Robert Conquest (1917), James Faulkner (1948), Arthur Percival (1887), Gareth Jones (1905), Israel Kirzner (1930), and Charles Hatchett (1765).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Frank Dicksee ranks 28Before him are Thomas Cole (1801), Louis Wain (1860), James Gillray (1756), Walter Crane (1845), Effie Gray (1828), and Thomas Rowlandson (1756). After him are Herbert James Draper (1863), Sidney Paget (1860), Vanessa Bell (1879), George Frederic Watts (1817), Richard Parkes Bonington (1801), and Bridget Riley (1931).