Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux

1827 - 1875

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Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (11 May 1827 – 12 October 1875) was a French sculptor and painter during the Second Empire under Napoleon III. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux has received more than 151,571 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux is the 410th most popular painter (down from 398th in 2019), the 1,285th most popular biography from France (up from 1,286th in 2019) and the 89th most popular French Painter.

Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux is most famous for his sculptures in the Louvre, which he completed in 1866.

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Among painters, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux ranks 410 out of 2,023Before him are Andrea Solari, Joseph Kosuth, John Bauer, Jean-Étienne Liotard, Vasily Perov, and Arkhip Kuindzhi. After him are Pietro Cavallini, Marcantonio Raimondi, Carlo Dolci, Lucian Freud, Cristofano Allori, and Karel Appel.

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Among people born in 1827, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux ranks 13Before him are Heonjong of Joseon, Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia, Deodoro da Fonseca, Marcellin Berthelot, William Holman Hunt, and Charles De Coster. After him are Wilhelm von Tegetthoff, Mangal Pandey, Jyotirao Phule, John Hanning Speke, Oswald Achenbach, and Jules Breton. Among people deceased in 1875, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux ranks 17Before him are Heinrich Louis d'Arrest, Moses Hess, Guillaume Henri Dufour, Friedrich Wilhelm Argelander, Charles Wheatstone, and Pierre Larousse. After him are 12th Dalai Lama, Amalia of Oldenburg, Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, Jacques Paul Migne, Francis V, Duke of Modena, and Heinrich Schwabe.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux ranks 1,285 out of 6,770Before him are Philippe Starck (1949), Nathalie Baye (1948), Georges Gilles de la Tourette (1857), Louis Alexandre, Count of Toulouse (1678), Peter I, Duke of Bourbon (1311), and Prince Pierre, Duke of Valentinois (1895). After him are Louise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon, Duchess of Orléans (1753), Max Linder (1883), Dalmatius (350), Margaret of France, Duchess of Berry (1523), Antoine Destutt de Tracy (1754), and Gérard Debreu (1921).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux ranks 89Before him are Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (1767), Armand Guillaumin (1841), François Clouet (1510), Jules Chéret (1836), André Masson (1896), and Eva Gonzalès (1849). After him are Bernard Buffet (1928), Yves Tanguy (1900), Jean-Baptiste Regnault (1754), Françoise Gilot (1921), Louise Moillon (1610), and Pierre-Narcisse Guérin (1774).