Ilya Repin

1844 - 1930

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Ilya Yefimovich Repin (Russian: Илья Ефимович Репин; Finnish: Ilja Jefimovitš Repin; Ukrainian: Ілля Юхимович Рєпін, romanized: Illia Yukhymovych Riepin; 5 August [O.S. 24 July] 1844 – 29 September 1930) was a Ukrainian-born Russian painter. He became one of the most renowned artists in Russia during the 19th century. His major works include Barge Haulers on the Volga (1873), Religious Procession in Kursk Province (1880–1883), Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan (1885); and Reply of the Zaporozhian Cossacks (1880–1891). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ilya Repin has received more than 1,078,467 page views. His biography is available in 72 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Ilya Repin is the 78th most popular painter (up from 84th in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 15th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Ukrainian Painter.

Ilya Repin is most famous for his painting "Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan on November 16, 1581."

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Among painters, Ilya Repin ranks 78 out of 1,428Before him are Henri Rousseau, Alfred Sisley, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Andrea Mantegna, François Boucher, and Max Ernst. After him are Paolo Uccello, Pietro Perugino, Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Matthias Grünewald, Cimabue, and Jean-Honoré Fragonard.

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Among people born in 1844, Ilya Repin ranks 10Before him are Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Paul Verlaine, Anatole France, Mehmed V, Bernadette Soubirous, and Henri Rousseau. After him are Ludwig Boltzmann, Alexandra of Denmark, Umberto I of Italy, Peter I of Serbia, Mary Cassatt, and Pablo de Sarasate. Among people deceased in 1930, Ilya Repin ranks 4Before him are Arthur Conan Doyle, Fridtjof Nansen, and Alfred Wegener. After him are Vladimir Mayakovsky, William Howard Taft, Zewditu, Miguel Primo de Rivera, Allvar Gullstrand, D. H. Lawrence, Cosima Wagner, and Horst Wessel.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Ilya Repin ranks 11 out of 913Before him are Sergei Prokofiev (1891), Kazimir Malevich (1879), Golda Meir (1898), Mikhail Bulgakov (1891), John III Sobieski (1629), and Joseph Conrad (1857). After him are Helena Blavatsky (1831), Hafsa Sultan (1479), Bohdan Khmelnytsky (1595), Svetlana Alexievich (1948), Kliment Voroshilov (1881), and Élie Metchnikoff (1845).

Among PAINTERS In Ukraine

Among painters born in Ukraine, Ilya Repin ranks 2Before him are Kazimir Malevich (1879). After him are Ivan Aivazovsky (1817), Sonia Delaunay (1885), Marie Bashkirtseff (1858), Alexander Archipenko (1887), Zinaida Serebriakova (1884), Arkhip Kuindzhi (1842), Leonid Pasternak (1862), Isaak Brodsky (1883), Henryk Siemiradzki (1843), and Maurycy Gottlieb (1856).