Qian Xuan

1235 - 1305

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Qian Xuan (simplified Chinese: 钱选; traditional Chinese: 錢選; pinyin: Qián Xuǎn; Wade–Giles: Ch'ien Hsüan; 1235–1305), courtesy name Shun Ju (舜举), pseudonyms Yu Tan (玉潭, "Jade Pool"), Xi Lanweng (习嬾翁), and Zha Chuanweng (霅川翁), was a Chinese painter from Huzhou (湖州), the present day Wuxing District in Zhejiang. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Qian Xuan has received more than 71,175 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Qian Xuan is the 1,517th most popular painter, the 835th most popular biography from China and the 37th most popular Chinese Painter.

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Among painters, Qian Xuan ranks 1,517 out of 2,023Before him are Joseph-Nicolas Robert-Fleury, Luis Royo, Kristian Zahrtmann, Jean Broc, Francesco Pesellino, and Kanō Tan'yū. After him are Bartholomeus Breenbergh, Hans Leonhard Schäufelein, Fyodor Alekseyev, Joseph Ducreux, Toyohara Chikanobu, and Charles Demuth.

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Among people born in 1235, Qian Xuan ranks 10Before him are Drogön Chögyal Phagpa, Muhammad II of Granada, Henry XIII, Duke of Bavaria, Hugh III of Cyprus, Shlomo ibn Aderet, and Hayton of Corycus. After him is Jacob van Maerlant. Among people deceased in 1305, Qian Xuan ranks 15Before him are Moses de León, Jean de Meun, Emperor Kameyama, Maximus Planudes, Blanche of France, Duchess of Austria, and John II, Duke of Brittany.

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In China

Among people born in China, Qian Xuan ranks 835 out of 1,610Before him are Taranatha (1575), James Soong (1942), Liu Yifei (1987), Luo Ruiqing (1906), Jin Shuren (1879), and Zhuang Zedong (1940). After him are Tang Jiaxuan (1938), Tang Enbo (1898), Katherine Paterson (1932), Zhou Fang (730), Ye Mingchen (1807), and Fei Xiaotong (1910).

Among PAINTERS In China

Among painters born in China, Qian Xuan ranks 37Before him are Huang Gongwang (1269), Zhang Xuan (713), Qiu Ying (1494), Dai Jin (1388), Chen Hongshou (1598), and Chen Jiru (1558). After him are Zhou Fang (730), and Wang Shimin (1592).