Kārlis Zāle

1888 - 1942

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Kārlis Zāle (28 October 1888 — 19 February 1942) was a Latvian sculptor.Zāle was born in Mažeikiai, but grew up in Liepāja. After training in Russia at the Kazan Art School under Alexander Matveyev and in Germany, he returned to Riga in 1923, where he both worked in sculpture and taught it. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kārlis Zāle has received more than 19,408 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Kārlis Zāle is the 156th most popular sculptor (down from 131st in 2019), the 100th most popular biography from Lithuania and the 2nd most popular Lithuanian Sculptor.

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Among sculptors, Kārlis Zāle ranks 156 out of 190Before him are Ernst Neizvestny, Ivan Martos, Anthony Caro, Katarzyna Kobro, Anish Kapoor, and Fritz Wotruba. After him are Hellmuth Marx, Andy Goldsworthy, Maurizio Cattelan, Barry Flanagan, David Černý, and Lev Kerbel.

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Among people born in 1888, Kārlis Zāle ranks 148Before him are Paul Bernays, Harry Beaumont, Sydney Chapman, Jinichi Kusaka, Ronald Knox, and Tirumalai Krishnamacharya. After him are Roger Ducret, Anders Haugen, Eduardo Santos, Edith Evans, Alfred Landé, and Albert Kluyver. Among people deceased in 1942, Kārlis Zāle ranks 147Before him are Ioannis Malokinis, Eusebio Ayala, Thomas Xenakis, Ferdinand Albin Pax, Hermann Harms, and Refik Saydam. After him are Jack Greenwell, Albert Kahn, Jakob van Hoddis, Jüri Jaakson, Mel Sheppard, and Lucy Parsons.

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In Lithuania

Among people born in Lithuania, Kārlis Zāle ranks 100 out of 235Before him are Žemaitė (1845), Gediminas Kirkilas (1951), Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė (1963), Justinas Marcinkevičius (1930), Jurgis Baltrušaitis (1873), and Saulius Skvernelis (1970). After him are Władysław Kozakiewicz (1953), Henryk Gulbinowicz (1923), Vincas Krėvė-Mickevičius (1882), Rimas Kurtinaitis (1960), Aharon Barak (1936), and Steponas Darius (1896).

Among SCULPTORS In Lithuania

Among sculptors born in Lithuania, Kārlis Zāle ranks 2Before him are Mark Antokolsky (1843).