Peter von Cornelius

1784 - 1867

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Peter von Cornelius (23 September 1783, Düsseldorf – 6 March 1867, Berlin) was a German painter; one of the main representatives of the Nazarene movement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter von Cornelius has received more than 45,236 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter von Cornelius is the 531st most popular painter (down from 480th in 2019), the 1,454th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,198th in 2019) and the 49th most popular German Painter.

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Among painters, Peter von Cornelius ranks 531 out of 1,428Before him are Jacques Lipchitz, Bernardo Daddi, Peter Fendi, Melchior Broederlam, Julian Schnabel, and Pierre Auguste Cot. After him are Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Paloma Picasso, Jan Toorop, Sharaku, Georg Baselitz, and Vlaho Bukovac.

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Among people born in 1784, Peter von Cornelius ranks 20Before him are Rafael del Riego, Ferdinand Ries, Johann Karl Ehrenfried Kegel, Princess Maria Antonia of Naples and Sicily, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, and Moses Montefiore. After him are Dionisio Aguado y García, Duchess Charlotte Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Friedrich Graf von Wrangel, George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen, Anselme Gaëtan Desmarest, and François-Joseph Fétis. Among people deceased in 1867, Peter von Cornelius ranks 16Before him are Maria Theresa of Austria, Sakamoto Ryōma, Princess Sophie of Saxony, Victor Cousin, William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse, and Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel. After him are Archduchess Mathilda of Austria, Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge, Giovanni Pacini, Johann Nicolaus von Dreyse, Elias Howe, and Archduke Stephen, Palatine of Hungary.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Peter von Cornelius ranks 1,454 out of 5,289Before him are Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia (1860), Horst Schumann (1906), Til Schweiger (1963), Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle (1809), Prince Frederick of the Netherlands (1797), and Ralf Rangnick (1958). After him are Dettmar Cramer (1925), Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt (1719), Michel Bréal (1832), Manuel Neuer (1986), Leonhart Fuchs (1501), and John Polanyi (1929).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Peter von Cornelius ranks 49Before him are Anselm Feuerbach (1829), Joos van Cleve (1485), Joseph Karl Stieler (1781), Michael Wolgemut (1434), Hannah Höch (1889), and Heinz Linge (1913). After him are Georg Baselitz (1938), Hans Holbein the Elder (1465), Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein (1751), Heinrich Füger (1751), Hans Richter (1888), and Wols (1913).