Oskar Kokoschka

1886 - 1980

Oskar Kokoschka

Oskar Kokoschka (1 March 1886 – 22 February 1980) was an Austrian artist, poet, playwright, and teacher best known for his intense expressionistic portraits and landscapes, as well as his theories on vision that influenced the Viennese Expressionist movement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oskar Kokoschka has received more than 445,696 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 98th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Oskar Kokoschka ranks 98 out of 1,258Before him are Berthe Morisot, Francis Bacon, Antonio da Correggio, Canaletto, Hans Memling, and Franz Marc. After him are Duccio, Guido Reni, Georges de La Tour, Simone Martini, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, and Mark Rothko.

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Among people born in 1886, Oskar Kokoschka ranks 6Before him are David Ben-Gurion, Diego Rivera, Robert Schuman, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and Alfonso XIII of Spain. After him are Jean Arp, Béla Kun, Manne Siegbahn, Marc Bloch, Sergey Kirov, and Karl Barth. Among people deceased in 1980, Oskar Kokoschka ranks 14Before him are Roland Barthes, Jesse Owens, Karl Dönitz, Steve McQueen, Bon Scott, and Henry Miller. After him are Colonel Sanders, Marshall McLuhan, Romain Gary, Tamara de Lempicka, Joe Dassin, and Hans Asperger.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Oskar Kokoschka ranks 65 out of 799Before him are Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor (1527), Klara Hitler (1860), Anton Webern (1883), Robert Musil (1880), Fritz Lang (1890), and Hedy Lamarr (1914). After him are Kurt Waldheim (1918), Anna Freud (1895), Archduke Franz Karl of Austria (1802), Otto Wagner (1841), Peter Drucker (1909), and Maria Carolina of Austria (1752).

Among PAINTERS In Austria

Among painters born in Austria, Oskar Kokoschka ranks 3Before him are Gustav Klimt (1862) and Egon Schiele (1890). After him are Koloman Moser (1868), Hans Makart (1840), Raoul Hausmann (1886), Peter Fendi (1796), Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller (1793), Friedrich von Amerling (1803), Joseph Anton Koch (1768), Ernst Fuchs (1930), and Wolf Huber (1485).

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