Hans Makart

1840 - 1884

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Hans Makart (28 May 1840 – 3 October 1884) was a 19th-century Austrian academic history painter, designer, and decorator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Makart has received more than 180,494 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Hans Makart is the 508th most popular painter (down from 419th in 2019), the 321st most popular biography from Austria (down from 304th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Austrian Painter.

Hans Makart is most famous for his paintings of Classical Greek and Roman scenes.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Among painters, Hans Makart ranks 508 out of 2,023Before him are Giulio Clovio, Anna Boch, Sesshū Tōyō, Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller, Johan Jongkind, and Vasily Surikov. After him are Clara Peeters, Giovanni Lanfranco, Carlo Levi, Otto Mueller, Antonis Mor, and Qi Baishi.

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Among people born in 1840, Hans Makart ranks 25Before him are Richard von Krafft-Ebing, Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Alfred Thayer Mahan, Edward Whymper, Hiram Maxim, and Giovanni Verga. After him are Kuroda Kiyotaka, Sisowath of Cambodia, Princess Margaretha of Saxony, August Leskien, Prince Robert, Duke of Chartres, and Johan Svendsen. Among people deceased in 1884, Hans Makart ranks 17Before him are Hermann Kolbe, Fanny Elssler, Charles Adolphe Wurtz, Alfred Brehm, Karl Richard Lepsius, and Allan Pinkerton. After him are Alexander, Prince of Orange, Jules Bastien-Lepage, Infanta Maria Anna of Portugal, Paul Abadie, Hermann Schlegel, and Eduard Rüppell.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Hans Makart ranks 321 out of 1,424Before him are Otto Hofmann (1896), Countess Georgina von Wilczek (1921), Gerhard Berger (1959), Lotte Lenya (1898), Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller (1793), and Christine Nöstlinger (1936). After him are Ida Laura Pfeiffer (1797), Robert Adler (1913), Camillo Sitte (1843), Martin Karplus (1930), Raoul Hausmann (1886), and Peter Fendi (1796).

Among PAINTERS In Austria

Among painters born in Austria, Hans Makart ranks 8Before him are Egon Schiele (1890), Oskar Kokoschka (1886), Angela Hitler (1883), Friedrich von Amerling (1803), Koloman Moser (1868), and Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller (1793). After him are Raoul Hausmann (1886), Peter Fendi (1796), Moritz von Schwind (1804), Peter Johann Nepomuk Geiger (1805), Wolf Huber (1485), and Richard Gerstl (1883).