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Mary Blair

1911 - 1978

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Mary Blair (born Mary Browne Robinson; October 21, 1911 – July 26, 1978) was an American artist, animator, and designer. She was prominent in producing art and animation for The Walt Disney Company, drawing concept art for such films as Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Song of the South and Cinderella. Blair also created character designs for enduring attractions such as Disneyland's It's a Small World, the fiesta scene in El Rio del Tiempo in the Mexico pavilion in Epcot's World Showcase, and an enormous mosaic inside Disney's Contemporary Resort. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Blair has received more than 308,341 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Mary Blair is the 55th most popular artist (down from 48th in 2019), the 4,121st most popular biography from United States (down from 3,269th in 2019) and the 13th most popular American Artist.

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Among ARTISTS

Among artists, Mary Blair ranks 55 out of 77Before her are Robert Indiana, Gottfried Helnwein, Yoshitaka Amano, Damien Hirst, Carlos Páez Vilaró, and Gilbert Baker. After her are Gordon Matta-Clark, Nikolay Shmatko, Vlado Goreski, Carolee Schneemann, Hu Zhengyan, and Dan Graham.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1911, Mary Blair ranks 149Before her are Lee Falk, Big Joe Turner, Nello Pagani, Carl Keenan Seyfert, Tilly Fleischer, and Mirzo Tursunzoda. After her are Terry-Thomas, Paul Augustin Mayer, Louis Dumont, Aliya bint Ali, Sachchidananda Vatsyayan, and Leif Erickson. Among people deceased in 1978, Mary Blair ranks 119Before her are Raymond Braine, Lennie Tristano, José Gonzalvo, Jean Nicolas, Juan Evaristo, and Federico Chávez. After her are Rubén Morán, Gig Young, Mária Mednyánszky, Claude Dauphin, Henryk Zygalski, and Costante Girardengo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Blair ranks 4,121 out of 15,968Before her are Leo Huberman (1903), Bruce Cabot (1904), Melanie Thornton (1967), Walter Tewksbury (1876), Doug Jones (1960), and Charles T. Kowal (1940). After her are Joe Dallesandro (1948), Regis Philbin (1931), Jonathan Franzen (1959), Robert Crumb (1943), Hal Roach (1892), and Charles Starkweather (1938).

Among ARTISTS In United States

Among artists born in United States, Mary Blair ranks 13Before her are Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848), James Montgomery Flagg (1877), Judy Chicago (1939), Vito Acconci (1940), Robert Indiana (1928), and Gilbert Baker (1951). After her are Gordon Matta-Clark (1943), Carolee Schneemann (1939), Dan Graham (1942), Alex Grey (1953), and Peter Sellars (1957).