Franz Marc

1880 - 1916

Franz Marc

Franz Moritz Wilhelm Marc (8 February 1880 – 4 March 1916) was a German painter and printmaker, one of the key figures of German Expressionism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Marc has received more than 583,130 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 97th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Franz Marc ranks 97 out of 1,258Before him are William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Berthe Morisot, Francis Bacon, Antonio da Correggio, Canaletto, and Hans Memling. After him are Oskar Kokoschka, Duccio, Guido Reni, Georges de La Tour, Simone Martini, and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner.

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Among people born in 1880, Franz Marc ranks 9Before him are Guillaume Apollinaire, Oswald Spengler, Alfred Wegener, Fedor von Bock, Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, and Robert Musil. After him are Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, George Marshall, Ludwig Beck, André Derain, Paul Hausser, and Otto Weininger. Among people deceased in 1916, Franz Marc ranks 7Before him are Franz Joseph I of Austria, Grigori Rasputin, Jack London, Ernst Mach, William Ramsay, and Yuan Shikai. After him are Henryk Sienkiewicz, Élie Metchnikoff, Henry James, Sholem Aleichem, Odilon Redon, and Umberto Boccioni.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Franz Marc ranks 192 out of 3,763Before him are Edith Stein (1891), Johann Friedrich Herbart (1776), Conrad III of Germany (1093), Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (980), Saint Ursula (400), and Princess Sophie of Bavaria (1805). After him are Wilhelm Canaris (1887), Christian IX of Denmark (1818), Nelly Sachs (1891), Michael Schumacher (1969), Konstantin von Neurath (1873), and Wilhelm Dilthey (1833).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Franz Marc ranks 7Before him are Albrecht Dürer (1471), Peter Paul Rubens (1577), Caspar David Friedrich (1774), Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472), Max Ernst (1891), and Matthias Grünewald (1480). After him are Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880), Albrecht Altdorfer (1480), Otto Dix (1891), Emil Nolde (1867), Gerhard Richter (1932), and Lucas Cranach the Younger (1515).

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