J. Alden Weir

1852 - 1919

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Julian Alden Weir (August 30, 1852 – December 8, 1919) was an American impressionist painter and member of the Cos Cob Art Colony near Greenwich, Connecticut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of J. Alden Weir has received more than 99,815 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). J. Alden Weir is the 1,926th most popular painter (down from 1,656th in 2019), the 9,789th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,220th in 2019) and the 126th most popular American Painter.

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Among painters, J. Alden Weir ranks 1,926 out of 2,023Before him are Colin Campbell Cooper, Ksenia Milicevic, Vija Celmins, Victor Chizhikov, George Caleb Bingham, and Jasper Francis Cropsey. After him are Antonín Slavíček, Zdenka Braunerová, Luke Fildes, Thomas Doughty, William Beechey, and Tracey Emin.

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Among people born in 1852, J. Alden Weir ranks 120Before him are Kristján Jónsson, Victoriano Guisasola y Menéndez, Gérard Cooreman, Charles Kent, Máximo Tajes, and Anna Whitlock. After him are Léon Moreaux, Walter W. Winans, Alton B. Parker, and Herbert Beerbohm Tree. Among people deceased in 1919, J. Alden Weir ranks 150Before him are William Michael Rossetti, Lawrence Lambe, John Aitken, Ella Wheeler Wilcox, Theo de Meester, and Horatio Parker. After him are Mikhail Suslin, Abraham Jacobi, Joseph Rosemeyer, Kenyon Cox, Phoebe Hearst, and Anna Howard Shaw.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, J. Alden Weir ranks 9,789 out of 20,380Before him are Carmen Luvana (1981), Melvin Frank (1913), Peter G. Peterson (1926), Dorothy Poynton-Hill (1915), Harvey Mason (1947), and Arthur Laurents (1917). After him are Jim Montgomery (1955), Janet Hubert (1956), Alva Belmont (1853), Roger L. Jackson (1958), Daniel J. Travanti (1940), and LaVern Baker (1929).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, J. Alden Weir ranks 126Before him are Albert Pinkham Ryder (1847), John Henry Twachtman (1853), Stuart Davis (1892), Colin Campbell Cooper (1856), George Caleb Bingham (1811), and Jasper Francis Cropsey (1823). After him are Thomas Doughty (1793), David Smith (1906), Elaine de Kooning (1918), John La Farge (1835), John Sloan (1871), and Robert Reid (1862).