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Franz Stuck

1863 - 1928

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Franz Ritter von Stuck (February 23, 1863 – August 30, 1928), born Franz Stuck, was a German painter, sculptor, printmaker, and architect. Stuck was best known for his paintings of ancient mythology, receiving substantial critical acclaim with The Sin in 1892. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Stuck has received more than 278,946 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Franz Stuck is the 238th most popular painter (up from 286th in 2019), the 622nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 716th in 2019) and the 17th most popular German Painter.

Franz Stuck was a German painter who was born in Dresden, Germany. He is most famous for his work in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

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Among painters, Franz Stuck ranks 238 out of 1,421Before him are Judith Leyster, Hubert van Eyck, Georges Rouault, Lucas van Leyden, František Kupka, and Peder Severin Krøyer. After him are Pietro Lorenzetti, Chaim Soutine, Gerard David, Hans von Aachen, Willem de Kooning, and Jean-Baptiste Greuze.

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Among people born in 1863, Franz Stuck ranks 22Before him are Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine, Joaquín Sorolla, Vladimir Vernadsky, Austen Chamberlain, Werner Sombart, and Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky. After him are Alexandre Yersin, Wilhelm Marx, Gaston Doumergue, Reinhard Scheer, George Santayana, and Max Wolf. Among people deceased in 1928, Franz Stuck ranks 12Before him are Max Scheler, Emmeline Pankhurst, Édouard-Henri Avril, Pyotr Wrangel, Theodore William Richards, and Johannes Fibiger. After him are Thomas Hardy, Wilhelm Karl, Duke of Urach, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Italo Svevo, Zhang Zuolin, and Luigi Cadorna.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Franz Stuck ranks 622 out of 6,142Before him are Albert Göring (1895), William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1852), Manfred Eigen (1927), Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), Adam of Bremen (null), and August Horch (1868). After him are Curd Jürgens (1915), Fritz Perls (1893), Erich Priebke (1913), Johannes Rau (1931), August Bebel (1840), and Hans Morgenthau (1904).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Franz Stuck ranks 17Before him are Otto Dix (1891), Gerhard Richter (1932), Emil Nolde (1867), Lucas Cranach the Younger (1515), Hans Baldung (1484), and George Grosz (1893). After him are Hans von Aachen (1552), August Macke (1887), Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805), Max Beckmann (1884), Anselm Kiefer (1945), and Philipp Otto Runge (1777).