Paul Signac

1863 - 1935

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Signac has received more than 544,016 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Paul Signac is the 88th most popular painter, the 248th most popular biography from France (down from 243rd in 2019) and the 27th most popular French Painter.

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

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Among painters, Paul Signac ranks 88 out of 1,428Before him are Matthias Grünewald, Cimabue, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Andrei Rublev, Berthe Morisot, and Giovanni Battista Tiepolo. After him are Georges de La Tour, Edward Hopper, Filippo Lippi, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Antonio da Correggio, and Claude Lorrain.

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Among people born in 1863, Paul Signac ranks 6Before him are Edvard Munch, Pierre de Coubertin, Henry Ford, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, and Konstantin Stanislavski. After him are Arthur Henderson, Pietro Mascagni, Henry van de Velde, George Herbert Mead, Constantine P. Cavafy, and David Lloyd George. Among people deceased in 1935, Paul Signac ranks 5Before him are Kazimir Malevich, Alfred Dreyfus, T. E. Lawrence, and Fernando Pessoa. After him are Emmy Noether, Alban Berg, Józef Piłsudski, Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Arthur Henderson, Astrid of Sweden, and Auguste Escoffier.

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In France

Among people born in France, Paul Signac ranks 248 out of 5,234Before him are Madame du Barry (1743), Berthe Morisot (1841), Philip I of France (1052), Henri de Saint-Simon (1760), François de La Rochefoucauld (1613), and Charlotte Corday (1768). After him are Zinedine Zidane (1972), Georges de La Tour (1593), Philip the Good (1396), Colette (1873), Charles Gounod (1818), and Pierre Corneille (1606).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Paul Signac ranks 27Before him are Henri Rousseau (1844), Alfred Sisley (1839), Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796), François Boucher (1703), Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732), and Berthe Morisot (1841). After him are Georges de La Tour (1593), Claude Lorrain (1600), William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825), Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin (1699), Gustave Moreau (1826), and Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (1755).