Luke Fildes

1843 - 1927

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Sir Samuel Luke Fildes (3 October 1843 – 28 February 1927) was a British painter and illustrator born in Liverpool and trained at the South Kensington and Royal Academy Schools. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luke Fildes has received more than 219,224 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Luke Fildes is the 1,929th most popular painter, the 4,884th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 110th most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Luke Fildes ranks 1,929 out of 2,023Before him are Victor Chizhikov, George Caleb Bingham, Jasper Francis Cropsey, J. Alden Weir, Antonín Slavíček, and Zdenka Braunerová. After him are Thomas Doughty, William Beechey, Tracey Emin, Jack Butler Yeats, Neo Rauch, and Joseph DeCamp.

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Among people born in 1843, Luke Fildes ranks 107Before him are Charles Conrad Abbott, Paul Arène, Jules Vandenpeereboom, Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Grove Karl Gilbert, and Mihkel Veske. After him is David Payne. Among people deceased in 1927, Luke Fildes ranks 142Before him are Anna Golubkina, Ödön Bodor, Manuel Gondra, Max Weiss, Édouard Louis Trouessart, and Leonard Wood. After him are Otto Blehr, Ira Remsen, George Nichols, Virgilio Mantegazza, Émile Albrecht, and William Healey Dall.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Luke Fildes ranks 4,884 out of 8,785Before him are James Oglethorpe (1696), Malcolm Sargent (1895), Colin Greenwood (1969), Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875), John Barrowman (1967), and Herbert Austin, 1st Baron Austin (1866). After him are Andy Fraser (1952), Ranulph Fiennes (1944), Charles Hefferon (1878), Robin Sachs (1951), Julian Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy (1862), and Judy Parfitt (1935).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Luke Fildes ranks 110Before him are Barbara Bodichon (1827), Augustus John (1878), Gerald Scarfe (1936), Paul Nash (1889), James Thornhill (1675), and Roland Penrose (1900). After him are William Beechey (1753), Tracey Emin (1963), Jack Butler Yeats (1871), John Opie (1761), Laura Knight (1877), and William Duesbury (1725).