Paul Signac

1863 - 1935

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Paul Victor Jules Signac ( seen-YAHK, French: [pɔl siɲak]; 11 November 1863 – 15 August 1935) was a French Neo-Impressionist painter who, with Georges Seurat, helped develop the artistic technique Pointillism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Signac has received more than 689,975 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Paul Signac is the 94th most popular painter (down from 80th in 2019), the 279th most popular biography from France (down from 237th in 2019) and the 28th most popular French Painter.

Paul Signac was a French Post-Impressionist painter who is most famous for his Pointillist paintings.

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Over the past year Paul Signac has had the most page views in the with 79,804 views, followed by French (33,140), and Spanish (22,263). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ido (159.93%), Irish (99.72%), and Piedmontese (89.34%)


Among painters, Paul Signac ranks 94 out of 2,023Before him are Duccio, Mary Cassatt, Paolo Uccello, Rogier van der Weyden, Francis Picabia, and Oskar Kokoschka. After him are Andrei Rublev, Max Ernst, Mark Rothko, Antonio da Correggio, Lisa del Giocondo, and Filippo Lippi.

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Among people born in 1863, Paul Signac ranks 6Before him are Edvard Munch, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, Henry Ford, Pierre de Coubertin, and Swami Vivekananda. After him are Konstantin Stanislavski, Arthur Henderson, Gabriele D'Annunzio, Pietro Mascagni, Henry van de Velde, and David Lloyd George. Among people deceased in 1935, Paul Signac ranks 7Before him are Jane Addams, Alfred Dreyfus, Kazimir Malevich, T. E. Lawrence, Józef Piłsudski, and Fernando Pessoa. After him are Emmy Noether, Arthur Henderson, Alban Berg, Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Astrid of Sweden, and André Citroën.

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In France

Among people born in France, Paul Signac ranks 279 out of 6,770Before him are Olympe de Gouges (1748), Arsène Wenger (1949), Francis Picabia (1879), Vincent de Paul (1581), Prosper Mérimée (1803), and Philip the Good (1396). After him are Charlotte Corday (1768), Gilles de Rais (1405), Baldwin I of Jerusalem (1058), Frédéric Mistral (1830), Désirée Clary (1777), and Pope Sylvester II (938).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Paul Signac ranks 28Before him are Alfred Sisley (1839), Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (1755), Berthe Morisot (1841), Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732), Honoré Daumier (1808), and Francis Picabia (1879). After him are Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684), William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825), Claude Lorrain (1600), Hyacinthe Rigaud (1659), Georges de La Tour (1593), and Gustave Moreau (1826).