Jacek Malczewski

1854 - 1929

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Jacek Malczewski (Polish: [ˈjat͡sɛk malˈt͡ʂɛfskʲi] (listen); 15 July 1854 – 8 October 1929) was a Polish symbolist painter who is one of the most revered painters of Poland, associated with the patriotic Young Poland movement following a century of Partitions. He is regarded as the father of Polish Symbolism. His creative output combined the predominant style of his times, with historical motifs of Polish martyrdom, the romantic ideals of independence, Christian and Greek mythology, folk tales, as well as his love of the natural world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacek Malczewski has received more than 104,595 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacek Malczewski is the 958th most popular painter (down from 840th in 2019), the 545th most popular biography from Poland (down from 456th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Polish Painter.

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Among painters, Jacek Malczewski ranks 958 out of 1,428Before him are Zhang Daqian, Marguerite Gérard, François-Auguste Biard, Emile Claus, Hasegawa Tōhaku, and Boris Vallejo. After him are Huang Tingjian, Barthel Beham, Barbara Kruger, Cigoli, Arthur Hughes, and Fritz von Uhde.

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Among people born in 1854, Jacek Malczewski ranks 53Before him are Sergei Korsakoff, Isidor Gunsberg, Konstantin Jireček, Victor Babeș, Stefan Stambolov, and Ottmar Mergenthaler. After him are Benjamin Tucker, Adolf Erman, Thomas R. Marshall, Hertha Ayrton, Yehuda Pen, and Christiaan de Wet. Among people deceased in 1929, Jacek Malczewski ranks 58Before him are Herman Potočnik, Sergei Nilus, André Messager, Paul Leni, Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi, and José Batlle y Ordóñez. After him are Georg von der Marwitz, Charles Fox Parham, Léon Delacroix, Frederick Abberline, Millicent Fawcett, and Raoul Pictet.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Jacek Malczewski ranks 545 out of 1,231Before him are Ferdinand Gregorovius (1821), Krzysztof Komeda (1931), Isaac Deutscher (1907), Aleksander Krupa (1947), Zbigniew of Poland (1070), and Peter Yorck von Wartenburg (1904). After him are Hugo von Pohl (1855), Bohdan Stupka (1941), Wanda Wasilewska (1905), Georg von der Marwitz (1856), Hans Stuck (1900), and Bernhard Grzimek (1909).

Among PAINTERS In Poland

Among painters born in Poland, Jacek Malczewski ranks 10Before him are Aleksandra Ekster (1882), Otto Mueller (1874), Moïse Kisling (1891), Hans Bellmer (1902), Tadeusz Kantor (1915), and Otto Freundlich (1878). After him are Józef Brandt (1841), Olga Boznańska (1865), Daniel Chodowiecki (1726), Karl Friedrich Lessing (1808), Aleksander Orłowski (1777), and Max Weber (1881).