Lee Krasner

1908 - 1984

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Lenore "Lee" Krasner (born Lena Krassner on October 27, 1908 – June 19, 1984) was an American abstract expressionist painter, with a strong speciality in collage, who was married to Jackson Pollock. Although there was much cross-pollination between their two styles, the relationship somewhat overshadowed her contribution for some time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lee Krasner has received more than 947,292 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Lee Krasner is the 609th most popular painter (up from 979th in 2019), the 2,032nd most popular biography from United States (up from 3,337th in 2019) and the 24th most popular American Painter.

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Among painters, Lee Krasner ranks 609 out of 1,428Before her are Heinrich Füger, Hans Richter, Balthasar van der Ast, Peter Nicolai Arbo, Konstantin Makovsky, and Justus van Gent. After her are Nikolai Ge, Kunisada, Maerten de Vos, Juan Carreño de Miranda, Théo van Rysselberghe, and Carl Andre.

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Among people born in 1908, Lee Krasner ranks 79Before her are Don Ameche, Viktor Abakumov, Remedios Varo, Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden, Koča Popović, and Lionel Stander. After her are Edward Dmytryk, Atahualpa Yupanqui, Pablo Dorado, Louis, Prince of Hesse and by Rhine, Eduard Roschmann, and Fritz Witt. Among people deceased in 1984, Lee Krasner ranks 60Before her are Yigael Yadin, Kim Sung-gan, Raoul Salan, Motoo Tatsuhara, Mark W. Clark, and Branko Ćopić. After her are Richard Brautigan, Marcel Janco, Jerzy Popiełuszko, Rodrigo Lara, Eduardo De Filippo, and George Gallup.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lee Krasner ranks 2,032 out of 15,968Before her are Larry Holmes (1949), Bob Cousy (1928), Linda Evans (1942), Tod Browning (1880), Moby (1965), and Hilary Swank (1974). After her are Delphine LaLaurie (1787), W. E. B. Du Bois (1868), Leo McCarey (1898), Lynn Cohen (1933), Alice Walker (1944), and John Densmore (1944).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Lee Krasner ranks 24Before her are Julian Schnabel (1951), Richard Serra (1939), Allan Kaprow (1927), Frank Stella (1936), Andrew Wyeth (1917), and Thomas Eakins (1844). After her are Carl Andre (1935), Bruce Nauman (1941), Donald Judd (1928), Dorothea Tanning (1910), Cindy Sherman (1954), and Will Sampson (1933).