New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Pierre Bonnard

1867 - 1947

Photo of Pierre Bonnard

Icon of person Pierre Bonnard

Pierre Bonnard (French: [bɔnaʁ]; 3 October 1867 – 23 January 1947) was a French painter, illustrator and printmaker, known especially for the stylized decorative qualities of his paintings and his bold use of color. A founding member of the Post-Impressionist group of avant-garde painters Les Nabis, his early work was strongly influenced by the work of Paul Gauguin, as well as the prints of Hokusai and other Japanese artists. Bonnard was a leading figure in the transition from Impressionism to Modernism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Bonnard has received more than 744,344 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Pierre Bonnard is the 179th most popular painter, the 610th most popular biography from France (down from 583rd in 2019) and the 51st most popular French Painter.

Pierre Bonnard is most famous for his paintings of the French countryside.

Memorability Metrics

  • 740k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Pierre Bonnards by language


Among painters, Pierre Bonnard ranks 179 out of 1,421Before him are Pieter de Hooch, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Petrus Christus, Emil Nolde, Angelica Kauffman, and Agostino Carracci. After him are Francis Picabia, Theo van Gogh, Nicholas Roerich, Lucas Cranach the Younger, Thomas Gainsborough, and John William Waterhouse.

Most Popular Painters in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1867, Pierre Bonnard ranks 14Before him are Mary of Teck, John Galsworthy, Käthe Kollwitz, Emil Nolde, Maxime Weygand, and Natsume Sōseki. After him are Prince Maximilian of Baden, Percy Fawcett, Enrique Granados, Johannes Fibiger, Stanley Baldwin, and Laura Ingalls Wilder. Among people deceased in 1947, Pierre Bonnard ranks 23Before him are Ettore Bugatti, Black Dahlia, Han van Meegeren, Aung San, Anton Denikin, and Ernst Lubitsch. After him are Karl Mannheim, Nicholas Roerich, Frederick Gowland Hopkins, Victor Lustig, Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque, and Stanley Baldwin.

Others Born in 1867

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1947

Go to all Rankings

In France

Among people born in France, Pierre Bonnard ranks 610 out of 6,011Before him are François Fénelon (1651), Henri Barbusse (1873), Pierre Boulez (1925), Marie of Anjou (1404), Albert Uderzo (1927), and Isabelle Adjani (1955). After him are Charles, Duke of Vendôme (1489), Francis Picabia (1879), Gérard de Nerval (1808), Albert I, Prince of Monaco (1848), France Gall (1947), and Michel Legrand (1932).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Pierre Bonnard ranks 51Before him are Frédéric Bazille (1841), Jean-Léon Gérôme (1824), Eugène Boudin (1824), Niki de Saint Phalle (1930), Maurice de Vlaminck (1876), and Gustave Caillebotte (1848). After him are Francis Picabia (1879), Suzanne Valadon (1865), Antoine-Jean Gros (1771), Jeanne Hébuterne (1898), Aristide Maillol (1861), and Raoul Dufy (1877).