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Ilya Repin

1844 - 1930

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Ilya Yefimovich Repin (Russian: Илья Ефимович Репин, pronounced [ˈrʲepʲɪn]; 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 in 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 1,267,449 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 72 in 2019). Ilya Repin is the 54th most popular painter (up from 78th in 2019), the 9th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 11th in 2019) and the 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 54 out of 1,421Before him are Nicolas Poussin, Paul Klee, Georges Braque, Andrea del Verrocchio, Georges Seurat, and Paolo Veronese. After him are Diego Rivera, Jean-François Millet, Egon Schiele, Artemisia Gentileschi, Kazimir Malevich, and Anthony van Dyck.

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Among people born in 1844, Ilya Repin ranks 8Before him are Karl Benz, Sarah Bernhardt, Mehmed V, Anatole France, Paul Verlaine, and Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. After him are Bernadette Soubirous, Henri Rousseau, Ludwig Boltzmann, Peter I of Serbia, Umberto I of Italy, and Alexandra of Denmark. Among people deceased in 1930, Ilya Repin ranks 4Before him are Arthur Conan Doyle, Alfred Wegener, and Fridtjof Nansen. After him are Vladimir Mayakovsky, William Howard Taft, Zewditu, Allvar Gullstrand, Cosima Wagner, Miguel Primo de Rivera, Christiaan Eijkman, and Victoria of Baden.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Ilya Repin ranks 9 out of 1,083Before him are Leonid Brezhnev (1906), Nikolai Gogol (1809), Sergei Prokofiev (1891), Viktor Yanukovych (1950), Hafsa Sultan (1479), and Stepan Bandera (1909). After him are Golda Meir (1898), Kazimir Malevich (1879), John III Sobieski (1629), Mikhail Bulgakov (1891), Joseph Conrad (1857), and Helena Blavatsky (1831).

Among PAINTERS In Ukraine

Among painters born in Ukraine, Ilya Repin ranks 1After him are Kazimir Malevich (1879), Sonia Delaunay (1885), Marie Bashkirtseff (1858), Alexander Archipenko (1887), Arkhip Kuindzhi (1842), Zinaida Serebriakova (1884), Leonid Pasternak (1862), Henryk Siemiradzki (1843), Cassandre (1901), Maurycy Gottlieb (1856), and Vladimir Borovikovsky (1757).