Marie Bashkirtseff

1858 - 1884

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Marie Bashkirtseff, born Maria Konstantinovna Bashkirtseva (Russian: Мария Константиновна Башкирцева; 24 November [O.S. 12 November] 1858 – 31 October 1884), was a Russian émigré artist who was born into a Russian noble family on their estate near the city of Poltava. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marie Bashkirtseff has received more than 205,307 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Marie Bashkirtseff is the 238th most popular painter (up from 297th in 2019), the 97th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 100th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Ukrainian Painter.

Marie Bashkirtseff was born in 1858 and died at the age of 25. She was a painter who is most famous for her self-portraits.

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Among painters, Marie Bashkirtseff ranks 238 out of 2,023Before her are Lorenzo Lotto, Nicholas Roerich, Lorenzo di Credi, Jacopo Bellini, Jacques Callot, and Angela Hitler. After her are Gerard ter Borch, Antonio del Pollaiolo, Sebastiano del Piombo, Il Sodoma, George Grosz, and Gabriël Metsu.

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Among people born in 1858, Marie Bashkirtseff ranks 19Before her are Eliezer Ben-Yehuda, Christiaan Eijkman, Charles de Foucauld, Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont, and Franz Boas. After her are Kang Youwei, Maria Christina of Austria, Mihajlo Pupin, Ludwig Quidde, Eugène Ysaÿe, and Eleonora Duse. Among people deceased in 1884, Marie Bashkirtseff ranks 6Before her are Gregor Mendel, Bedřich Smetana, Maria Anna of Savoy, Elias Lönnrot, and Marie Taglioni. After her are Johann Gustav Droysen, Paul Morphy, Jean-Baptiste Dumas, Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, Hermann Kolbe, and Fanny Elssler.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Marie Bashkirtseff ranks 97 out of 1,365Before her are Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860), Oleg Blokhin (1952), Ivan Franko (1856), Irène Némirovsky (1903), Trofim Lysenko (1898), and Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886). After her are Andriy Shevchenko (1976), Reinhold Glière (1874), Roman Shukhevych (1907), Sergei Bondarchuk (1920), John Demjanjuk (1920), and Nestor the Chronicler (1056).

Among PAINTERS In Ukraine

Among painters born in Ukraine, Marie Bashkirtseff ranks 4Before her are Kazimir Malevich (1879), Ilya Repin (1844), and Sonia Delaunay (1885). After her are Arkhip Kuindzhi (1842), Zinaida Serebriakova (1884), Henryk Siemiradzki (1843), Maria Prymachenko (1908), Leonid Pasternak (1862), Maurycy Gottlieb (1856), Vladimir Borovikovsky (1757), and Cassandre (1901).