Maurice de Vlaminck

1876 - 1958

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Maurice de Vlaminck (4 April 1876 – 11 October 1958) was a French painter. Along with André Derain and Henri Matisse he is considered one of the principal figures in the Fauve movement, a group of modern artists who from 1904 to 1908 were united in their use of intense colour. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maurice de Vlaminck has received more than 259,565 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Maurice de Vlaminck is the 156th most popular painter (up from 164th in 2019), the 495th most popular biography from France (up from 520th in 2019) and the 45th most popular French Painter.

Maurice de Vlaminck is most famous for his paintings of the French countryside.

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Among painters, Maurice de Vlaminck ranks 156 out of 1,428Before him are Fernando Botero, Yayoi Kusama, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Frédéric Bazille, Hugo van der Goes, and Thomas Gainsborough. After him are Gustave Caillebotte, Maurice Utrillo, Fra Bartolomeo, Jacob van Ruisdael, Antonello da Messina, and Jacob Jordaens.

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Among people born in 1876, Maurice de Vlaminck ranks 15Before him are Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, Pablo Casals, Zewditu, Alexander I of Serbia, 13th Dalai Lama, and Willis Carrier. After him are Manuel de Falla, Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Belgium, Róbert Bárány, Adolf Windaus, Hermann Müller, and Maxim Litvinov. Among people deceased in 1958, Maurice de Vlaminck ranks 8Before him are Imre Nagy, Wolfgang Pauli, John B. Watson, Rosalind Franklin, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, and Roger Martin du Gard. After him are Clinton Davisson, Ernest Lawrence, Tyrone Power, Lion Feuchtwanger, Faisal II of Iraq, and Milutin Milanković.

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In France

Among people born in France, Maurice de Vlaminck ranks 495 out of 5,234Before him are Gabriel Marcel (1889), Alfred de Musset (1810), Marius Petipa (1818), William Wyler (1902), Pérotin (1160), and Claude Chabrol (1930). After him are Charles Richet (1850), Fernandel (1903), Stephen, King of England (1095), Jacques Le Goff (1924), Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux (1636), and Gustave Caillebotte (1848).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Maurice de Vlaminck ranks 45Before him are Charles Le Brun (1619), Théodore Rousseau (1812), André Derain (1880), Robert Delaunay (1885), Francis Picabia (1879), and Frédéric Bazille (1841). After him are Gustave Caillebotte (1848), Maurice Utrillo (1883), Alexandre Cabanel (1823), Niki de Saint Phalle (1930), Eugène Boudin (1824), and Pierre Bonnard (1867).