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Georges Braque

1882 - 1963

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Georges Braque ( BRA(H)K, French: [ʒɔʁʒ bʁak]; 13 May 1882 – 31 August 1963) was a major 20th-century French painter, collagist, draughtsman, printmaker and sculptor. His most notable contributions were in his alliance with Fauvism from 1905, and the role he played in the development of Cubism. Braque's work between 1908 and 1912 is closely associated with that of his colleague Pablo Picasso. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georges Braque has received more than 1,251,198 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 67 in 2019). Georges Braque is the 50th most popular painter (up from 52nd in 2019), the 142nd most popular biography from France (down from 123rd in 2019) and the 14th most popular French Painter.

Georges Braque is most famous for his Cubist paintings.

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Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Georges Braque ranks 50 out of 1,421Before him are Giuseppe Arcimboldo, J. M. W. Turner, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Camille Pissarro, Nicolas Poussin, and Paul Klee. After him are Andrea del Verrocchio, Georges Seurat, Paolo Veronese, Ilya Repin, Diego Rivera, and Jean-François Millet.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1882, Georges Braque ranks 6Before him are Franklin D. Roosevelt, Igor Stravinsky, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, and Wilhelm Keitel. After him are Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Sigrid Undset, Lili Elbe, Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, Georgi Dimitrov, and Max Born. Among people deceased in 1963, Georges Braque ranks 6Before him are John F. Kennedy, Édith Piaf, Pope John XXIII, Robert Frost, and Jean Cocteau. After him are Aldous Huxley, Lee Harvey Oswald, Robert Schuman, Tristan Tzara, Ngo Dinh Diem, and C. S. Lewis.

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In France

Among people born in France, Georges Braque ranks 142 out of 6,011Before him are Alexandre Dumas fils (1824), Charles VIII of France (1470), Jean Cocteau (1889), Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717), Joseph Fourier (1768), and Louis XI of France (1423). After him are Pierre Bourdieu (1930), Joachim Murat (1767), François Mitterrand (1916), Georges Seurat (1859), Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (1640), and Charles V of France (1338).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Georges Braque ranks 14Before him are Jacques-Louis David (1748), Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780), Gustave Courbet (1819), Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841), Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864), and Nicolas Poussin (1594). After him are Georges Seurat (1859), Jean-François Millet (1814), Théodore Géricault (1791), Alfred Sisley (1839), Henri Rousseau (1844), and Gustave Doré (1832).