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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 554,172 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Jean Arp is the 9th most popular artist (down from 8th in 2019), the 344th most popular biography from France (down from 318th 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 9 out of 78Before him are Marcel Duchamp, M. C. Escher, Yoko Ono, Hans Holbein the Younger, Jusepe de Ribera, and Victor Vasarely. After him are Joseph Beuys, Yves Klein, Hiroshige, Marina Abramović, Theo van Doesburg, and El Lissitzky.

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Among people born in 1886, Jean Arp ranks 9Before him are Alfonso XIII of Spain, Robert Schuman, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Oskar Kokoschka, Sergey Kirov, and Béla Kun. After him are Marc Bloch, Manne Siegbahn, Karl Barth, Ernst Thälmann, Karl Polanyi, and René Guénon. Among people deceased in 1966, Jean Arp ranks 10Before him are Alberto Giacometti, Anna Akhmatova, Buster Keaton, Ken Miles, Sergei Korolev, and Peter Debye. After him are Sepp Dietrich, Sayyid Qutb, Giuseppe Farina, Chester W. Nimitz, Montgomery Clift, and Dietrich von Choltitz.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Arp ranks 344 out of 6,011Before him are Jean Renoir (1894), Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis (1792), Elisabeth of France (1602), Raymond Poincaré (1860), Charles, Count of Valois (1270), and Maurice Merleau-Ponty (1908). After him are Gustave Moreau (1826), Jeanne d'Albret (1528), Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752), Marguerite de Navarre (1492), Roger Martin du Gard (1881), and Paul Ricœur (1913).

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).