Jean Arp

1886 - 1966

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Hans Peter Wilhelm Arp (16 September 1886 – 7 June 1966), better known as Jean Arp in English, was a German-French sculptor, painter, and poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Arp has received more than 462,742 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Jean Arp is the 8th most popular artist (down from 6th in 2019), the 319th most popular biography from France (down from 313th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular French Artist.

Jean Arp was a sculptor and painter who was known for her abstract work. She was born in Strasbourg, France, and studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

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Among artists, Jean Arp ranks 8 out of 77Before him are Andy Warhol, Marcel Duchamp, Yoko Ono, M. C. Escher, Victor Vasarely, and Hans Holbein the Younger. After him are Jusepe de Ribera, Joseph Beuys, Yves Klein, Roy Lichtenstein, Hiroshige, and Theo van Doesburg.

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Among people born in 1886, Jean Arp ranks 7Before him are David Ben-Gurion, Diego Rivera, Robert Schuman, Alfonso XIII of Spain, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and Oskar Kokoschka. After him are Béla Kun, Sergey Kirov, Marc Bloch, Karl von Frisch, Karl Barth, and Ernst Thälmann. Among people deceased in 1966, Jean Arp ranks 8Before him are André Breton, Buster Keaton, Alberto Giacometti, Georges Lemaître, Anna Akhmatova, and Sergei Korolev. After him are Sepp Dietrich, Chester W. Nimitz, Montgomery Clift, Giuseppe Farina, Peter Debye, and Ken Miles.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Arp ranks 319 out of 5,234Before him are Eugène de Beauharnais (1781), François Hollande (1954), Paul Valéry (1871), Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1275), Marie Thérèse of France (1778), and Raynald of Châtillon (1123). After him are Joseph-Ignace Guillotin (1738), Robert Guiscard (1016), Charles Messier (1730), Chrétien de Troyes (1135), René Goscinny (1926), and Marguerite de Navarre (1492).

Among ARTISTS In France

Among artists born in France, Jean Arp ranks 2Before him are Marcel Duchamp (1887). After him are Yves Klein (1928) and Émile Gallé (1846).