Lyonel Feininger

1871 - 1956

Lyonel Feininger

Lyonel Charles Feininger (July 17, 1871 – January 13, 1956) was a German-American painter, and a leading exponent of Expressionism. He also worked as a caricaturist and comic strip artist. He was born and grew up in New York City, traveling to Germany at 16 to study and perfect his art. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lyonel Feininger has received more than 179,646 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 337th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Lyonel Feininger ranks 336 out of 1,258Before him are Cosimo Tura, Bartolommeo Bandinelli, Paulus Potter, Palma Vecchio, Johann Friedrich Overbeck, and Helene Schjerfbeck. After him are Johan Christian Dahl, Alexander Roslin, Veit Stoss, Daniele da Volterra, Bartholomeus Spranger, and John Bauer.

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Among people born in 1871, Lyonel Feininger ranks 27Before him are Giacomo Balla, Émile Borel, Maurice Garin, Stjepan Radić, Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia, and Ernst Zermelo. After him are Alexander von Zemlinsky, William Stern, Cordell Hull, Leonid Andreyev, Walter Bradford Cannon, and Nicolae Iorga. Among people deceased in 1956, Lyonel Feininger ranks 27Before him are Konstantin Päts, Émile Borel, Reinhold Glière, Anastasio Somoza García, Daniel Swarovski, and H. L. Mencken. After him are Hiram Bingham III, Wilhelm Miklas, Alexander Dovzhenko, William Boeing, Bolesław Bierut, and Marie Laurencin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lyonel Feininger ranks 1,031 out of 12,171Before him are Martha Washington (1731), Richard Barthelmess (1895), William Friedkin (1935), Joel Schumacher (1939), Joanne Woodward (1930), and Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. (1941). After him are Baruch Samuel Blumberg (1925), Robert Knepper (1959), Winona Ryder (1971), Ellen DeGeneres (1958), Bob Kahn (1938), and Richard Thaler (1945).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Lyonel Feininger ranks 9Before him are Mary Cassatt (1844), Man Ray (1890), Margaret Keane (1927), Norman Rockwell (1894), Georgia O'Keeffe (1887), and Robert Rauschenberg (1925). After him are James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834), Bob Ross (1942), Jasper Johns (1930), Joseph Kosuth (1945), Sol LeWitt (1928), and Richard Serra (1939).