Hans Richter

1888 - 1976

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Hans (Johannes Siegfried) Richter (6 April 1888 – 1 February 1976) was a German Dada painter, graphic artist, avant-garde film producer, and art historian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Richter has received more than 18,129 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 24 in 2019). Hans Richter is the 771st most popular painter (down from 723rd in 2019), the 2,129th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,021st in 2019) and the 73rd most popular German Painter.

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Among painters, Hans Richter ranks 771 out of 2,023Before him are Shen Zhou, John Martin, Adriaen van de Velde, Alexei Savrasov, Agostino Tassi, and Aert de Gelder. After him are Donald Judd, Victor Brauner, Achille Devéria, Toriyama Sekien, Jan Dirksz Both, and François-André Vincent.

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Among people born in 1888, Hans Richter ranks 88Before him are Jakow Trachtenberg, Prince Axel of Denmark, Royal Rife, Victor Goldschmidt, Gunichi Mikawa, and Chōjun Miyagi. After him are Hans von Salmuth, Milan Stojadinović, Masaharu Homma, Paul Morand, S. S. Van Dine, and Francesco Baracca. Among people deceased in 1976, Hans Richter ranks 73Before him are Walter H. Schottky, Orlando Letelier, Gottfried von Cramm, Willi Hennig, Harry Nyquist, and Duarte Nuno, Duke of Braganza. After him are Gregor Piatigorsky, Sal Mineo, Alexander Lippisch, Gilbert Ryle, Géza Anda, and Zhang Wentian.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Richter ranks 2,129 out of 7,253Before him are Judith of Schweinfurt (1003), Yehuda Amichai (1924), Albert II, Duke of Mecklenburg (1318), Augustus, Grand Duke of Oldenburg (1783), Eilhard Mitscherlich (1794), and Adolf von Hildebrand (1847). After him are Prince Karl Theodor of Bavaria (1795), Ludwig Klages (1872), Jacob Philipp Hackert (1737), Guillermo Kahlo (1871), Karl Brugmann (1849), and August Leopold Crelle (1780).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Hans Richter ranks 73Before him are Hans Hartung (1904), Philipp Veit (1793), Govert Flinck (1615), Anna Dorothea Therbusch (1721), Peter Lely (1618), and Walter Sickert (1860). After him are Jacob Philipp Hackert (1737), Heinrich Aldegrever (1502), Franz von Lenbach (1836), Sigmar Polke (1941), Franz Anton Maulbertsch (1724), and Wols (1913).