PAINTER

Raden Saleh

1811 - 1880

Photo of Raden Saleh

Icon of person Raden Saleh

Raden Saleh Sjarif Boestaman (Arabic: رادين صالح شريف بوستامن‎ Rādīn Ṣāliḥ Šarīf Būstāman, Javanese: ꦫꦢꦺꦤ꧀ꦱꦭꦺꦃꦯ꦳ꦫꦶꦥ꦳꧀ꦨꦸꦱ꧀ꦠꦩꦤ꧀; EYD, EBI: Raden Saleh Syarif Bustaman; 1807 – 23 April 1880) was a pioneering Indonesian Romantic painter of Arab-Javanese ethnicity. He was considered to be the first "modern" artist from Indonesia (then Dutch East Indies), and his paintings corresponded with nineteenth-century romanticism which was popular in Europe at the time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raden Saleh has received more than 192,922 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Raden Saleh is the 1,006th most popular painter (down from 896th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Indonesia and the 2nd most popular Indonesian Painter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 190k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.30

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Raden Salehs by language


Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Raden Saleh ranks 1,006 out of 1,428Before him are Joseph-Nicolas Robert-Fleury, Hans von Marées, Yehuda Pen, Lorenzo Lippi, Giovanni Fattori, and Olga Boznańska. After him are Salomon Gessner, Félix Ziem, Gillis van Coninxloo, Hans Erni, Antonio López García, and Pieter de Molijn.

Most Popular Painters in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings

Contemporaries

Among people born in 1811, Raden Saleh ranks 39Before him are Karel Jaromír Erben, Peter Julian Eymard, Karl Gutzkow, J. C. Jacobsen, John William Draper, and Édouard René de Laboulaye. After him are Sakuma Shōzan, William Robert Grove, Wilhelm Emmanuel von Ketteler, Princess Friederike of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Johann Dzierzon, and James Young Simpson. Among people deceased in 1880, Raden Saleh ranks 27Before him are Léon Cogniet, John Sutter, Edwin Drake, Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra, Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel, and Robert Fortune. After him are Alphonse Pénaud, Jules Favre, Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, Duke of Caxias, Karl Friedrich Lessing, August Karl von Goeben, and Arthur Morin.

Others Born in 1811

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1880

Go to all Rankings

In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Raden Saleh ranks 27 out of 93Before him are George Uhlenbeck (1900), Lil Dagover (1887), Cut Nyak Dhien (1850), Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889), Jusuf Kalla (1942), and Adam Malik (1917). After him are Hella Haasse (1918), Abdul Haris Nasution (1918), Tan Malaka (1897), Sutan Sjahrir (1909), Ma'ruf Amin (1943), and Agus Salim (1884).

Among PAINTERS In Indonesia

Among painters born in Indonesia, Raden Saleh ranks 2Before him are Jan Toorop (1858).