Jasper Johns

1930 - Today

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Jasper Johns (born May 15, 1930) is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker whose work is associated with abstract expressionism, Neo-Dada, and pop art. He is well known for his depictions of the American flag and other US-related topics. Johns' works regularly sell for millions of dollars at sale and auction, including a reported $110 million sale in 2010. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jasper Johns has received more than 1,359,349 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Jasper Johns is the 434th most popular painter (up from 440th in 2019), the 1,388th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,397th in 2019) and the 13th most popular American Painter.

Jasper Johns is most famous for his paintings of flags, targets, and numbers.

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Among painters, Jasper Johns ranks 434 out of 1,428Before him are Suzuki Harunobu, Johan Christian Dahl, Anna Maria van Schurman, Isaac Levitan, Salomon van Ruysdael, and Anselm Feuerbach. After him are André Masson, Theodor Kittelsen, Jan Davidsz. de Heem, Anna Ancher, Ary Scheffer, and Leonor Fini.

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Among people born in 1930, Jasper Johns ranks 85Before him are Ruth Rendell, Sonia Rykiel, Omara Portuondo, Edgar Mitchell, Michel Serres, and Luce Irigaray. After him are Ben Gazzara, Ivan Silayev, Itamar Franco, Walter Bonatti, Gaafar Nimeiry, and J. G. Ballard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jasper Johns ranks 1,388 out of 15,968Before him are Joseph Franklin Rutherford (1869), Robert Whittaker (1920), Herbert Blomstedt (1927), Clark L. Hull (1884), Thomas Schelling (1921), and Arthur Penn (1922). After him are Sylvia Browne (1936), Carson McCullers (1917), Conrad Hilton (1887), Vint Cerf (1943), Scott McKenzie (1939), and Gene Sharp (1928).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Jasper Johns ranks 13Before him are Norman Rockwell (1894), Robert Rauschenberg (1925), James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834), Lyonel Feininger (1871), Joseph Kosuth (1945), and Grant Wood (1891). After him are Bob Ross (1942), Sol LeWitt (1928), Frederic Edwin Church (1826), Cy Twombly (1928), Julian Schnabel (1951), and Richard Serra (1939).