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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 62,596 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Peter von Cornelius is the 544th most popular painter (down from 530th in 2019), the 1,495th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,454th in 2019) and the 49th most popular German Painter.

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Among painters, Peter von Cornelius ranks 544 out of 1,421Before him are Cima da Conegliano, Jules Pascin, Paloma Picasso, Joos van Cleve, Nicolaes Maes, and Bernardo Daddi. After him are Martiros Saryan, Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten, Christian Boltanski, Han Gan, Heinrich Füger, and Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville.

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Among people born in 1784, Peter von Cornelius ranks 18Before him are Leo von Klenze, François Rude, Rafael del Riego, Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Princess Maria Antonia of Naples and Sicily, and Johann Karl Ehrenfried Kegel. After him are Ferdinand Ries, Moses Montefiore, Duchess Charlotte Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Dionisio Aguado y García, Friedrich Graf von Wrangel, and George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen. Among people deceased in 1867, Peter von Cornelius ranks 17Before him are Maria Theresa of Austria, Maximilian Anton, Hereditary Prince of Thurn and Taxis, Elias Howe, Princess Sophie of Saxony, Archduchess Mathilda of Austria, and Victor Cousin. After him are William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse, Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel, Giovanni Pacini, Théophile-Jules Pelouze, Johann Nicolaus von Dreyse, and Archduke Stephen, Palatine of Hungary.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Peter von Cornelius ranks 1,495 out of 6,142Before him are Johann Rattenhuber (1897), Klaus Schulze (1947), Armin Meiwes (1961), Arnold van Gennep (1873), Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (1835), and Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1808). After him are Marita Koch (1957), Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1783), Conrad, Margrave of Meissen (1097), August Sander (1876), Leo Frobenius (1873), and Heiner Müller (1929).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Peter von Cornelius ranks 49Before him are Anselm Feuerbach (1829), Hans Burgkmair (1473), Wolf Vostell (1932), Michael Wolgemut (1434), Hannah Höch (1889), and Joos van Cleve (1485). After him are Heinrich Füger (1751), Hans Holbein the Elder (1465), Max Pechstein (1881), Hans Hartung (1904), Godfrey Kneller (1646), and Joseph Karl Stieler (1781).