PAINTER

Moritz von Schwind

1804 - 1871

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Moritz von Schwind (21 January 1804 – 8 February 1871) was an Austrian painter, born in Vienna. Schwind's genius was lyrical—he drew inspiration from chivalry, folklore, and the songs of the people. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Moritz von Schwind has received more than 57,383 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Moritz von Schwind is the 743rd most popular painter (up from 813th in 2019), the 429th most popular biography from Austria (up from 440th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Austrian Painter.

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Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Moritz von Schwind ranks 743 out of 1,428Before him are Francesco Botticini, Eugene de Blaas, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Gustave Boulanger, Govert Flinck, and John William Godward. After him are Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Mario Merz, Dong Qichang, Nuno Gonçalves, Joos de Momper, and Jan van Huysum.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1804, Moritz von Schwind ranks 33Before him are Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora, Handrij Zejler, John Gould, Duke Alexander of Württemberg, Viktor Bunyakovsky, and Charles II, Duke of Brunswick. After him are Pierre François Verhulst, Constantin Hansen, Duke Alexander of Württemberg, Jim Bridger, Aleksander Chodźko, and Aleksey Khomyakov. Among people deceased in 1871, Moritz von Schwind ranks 21Before him are Anna Atkins, Filippo Taglioni, Charles Paul de Kock, Mehmed Emin Âli Pasha, Jarosław Dąbrowski, and Friedrich Anton Wilhelm Miquel. After him are Pierre Leroux, Anselme Payen, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail, Princess Leopoldina of Brazil, Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt, and François-Joseph Fétis.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Moritz von Schwind ranks 429 out of 1,075Before him are Theodor Körner (1873), Franz-Joseph Müller von Reichenstein (1740), Hermann Bahr (1863), Franz Vranitzky (1937), Carl Zeller (1842), and Otto Wächter (1901). After him are Alexander Korda (1893), Archduke Friedrich of Austria (1821), Franz von Liszt (1851), Maria von Trapp (1905), Raul Hilberg (1926), and Paul Badura-Skoda (1927).

Among PAINTERS In Austria

Among painters born in Austria, Moritz von Schwind ranks 12Before him are Raoul Hausmann (1886), Hans Makart (1840), Peter Fendi (1796), Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller (1793), Friedrich von Amerling (1803), and Wolf Huber (1485). After him are Joseph Anton Koch (1768), Ernst Fuchs (1930), Maria Wodzińska (1819), Otto Muehl (1925), Rudolf von Alt (1812), and Franz Defregger (1835).