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Howard Hodgkin

1932 - 2017

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Sir Gordon Howard Eliott Hodgkin (6 August 1932 – 9 March 2017) was a British painter and printmaker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Howard Hodgkin has received more than 310,500 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Howard Hodgkin is the 1,596th most popular painter (down from 1,387th in 2019), the 3,771st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 4,169th in 2019) and the 85th most popular British Painter.

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  • 16

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Among painters, Howard Hodgkin ranks 1,596 out of 1,421Before him are William Kentridge, Joseph Stella, David Allan, William Powell Frith, Theodor Pallady, and Ferdinand Bauer. After him are George Inness, Margaret Mee, Charles Sheeler, Maria Röhl, Martin Benka, and Francesco Clemente.

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Among people born in 1932, Howard Hodgkin ranks 344Before him are Lodewijk van den Berg, Paul Anderson, Bruce Glover, Raymond Kaelbel, Richard Mulligan, and Tom Kibble. After him are Christopher Lasch, Günter Sawitzki, Roger Dumas, Antonio Suárez, Judy Tyler, and Prunella Scales. Among people deceased in 2017, Howard Hodgkin ranks 368Before him are Türkân Akyol, Alina Janowska, Ueli Steck, John Nicholson, Ferry Graf, and June Foray. After him are Heather Menzies, Nikos Koundouros, Ezio Pascutti, Sandra Reemer, Walter Lassally, and Hiromi Tsuru.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Howard Hodgkin ranks 3,771 out of 7,765Before him are Jack Davenport (1973), Melanie C (1974), Nigel Marven (1960), Nat Lofthouse (1925), Edward Rutherfurd (1948), and Peter Withe (1951). After him are George Graham (1673), John Moresby (1830), William Henry Smyth (1788), David Pegg (1935), Burt Kwouk (1930), and Thomas Tomkins (1572).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Howard Hodgkin ranks 85Before him are Peter Blake (1932), Peter Perez Burdett (1734), Clive Bell (1881), Edwin Long (1829), David Allan (1744), and William Powell Frith (1819). After him are Margaret Mee (1909), Lemuel Francis Abbott (1760), Paul Nash (1889), Samuel Palmer (1805), Mary Moser (1744), and Ben Nicholson (1894).