John Collier

1850 - 1934

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John Maler Collier OBE RP ROI (; 27 January 1850 – 11 April 1934) was a British painter and writer. He painted in the Pre-Raphaelite style, and was one of the most prominent portrait painters of his generation. Both his marriages were to daughters of Thomas Henry Huxley. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Collier has received more than 40,490 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). John Collier is the 724th most popular painter (up from 790th in 2019), the 1,495th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,940th in 2019) and the 20th most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, John Collier ranks 724 out of 1,428Before him are Bartolomeo Vivarini, Roberto Matta, Antonio Vivarini, Arthur Rackham, Francesco Squarcione, and Will Sampson. After him are Sophie Gengembre Anderson, Sigmar Polke, Jean Malouel, Giovanna Garzoni, Sebastiaen Vrancx, and Giovanni Pietro Bellori.

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Among people born in 1850, John Collier ranks 36Before him are Pavel Axelrod, Zdeněk Fibich, Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, Jack Daniel, Giuseppe Mercalli, and Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia. After him are Edward Bellamy, Kate Chopin, Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky, George Huntington, Princess Therese of Bavaria, and Pablo Iglesias Posse. Among people deceased in 1934, John Collier ranks 57Before him are Carsten Borchgrevink, Hubert Lyautey, Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma, Frederick Delius, Viktor Kaplan, and Pietro Gasparri. After him are Hermann Bahr, Edmund Heines, Hakaru Hashimoto, Kate Sheppard, Karl Ernst, and James Mark Baldwin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Collier ranks 1,495 out of 6,924Before him are Brenda Blethyn (1946), Anthony Trollope (1815), Henry More (1614), Oswald of Northumbria (604), Joseph Bell (1837), and Arthur Rackham (1867). After him are Stephen Harding (1059), Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge (1774), Herbert Kilpin (1870), Edward of Norwich, 2nd Duke of York (1373), Peter Barlow (1776), and Gemma Jones (1942).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, John Collier ranks 20Before him are Thomas Lawrence (1769), John Martin (1789), David Roberts (1796), Evelyn De Morgan (1855), George Stubbs (1724), and Arthur Rackham (1867). After him are John William Godward (1861), Thomas Cole (1801), Louis Wain (1860), James Gillray (1756), Walter Crane (1845), and Effie Gray (1828).