Remedios Varo

1908 - 1963

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Remedios Varo Uranga (16 December 1908 – 8 October 1963) was a Spanish-Mexican surrealist artist working in Spain, France, and Mexico. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Remedios Varo has received more than 483,624 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Remedios Varo is the 564th most popular painter (up from 575th in 2019), the 507th most popular biography from Spain (down from 506th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Spanish Painter.

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Among painters, Remedios Varo ranks 564 out of 1,428. Before her are Arkhip Kuindzhi, Jacopo Amigoni, Tang Yin, Wenceslaus Hollar, Frank Stella, and Mikhail Larionov. After her are Viktor Hartmann, Roelant Savery, Hishikawa Moronobu, Elisabetta Sirani, Marià Fortuny, and Henri-Edmond Cross.

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Among people born in 1908, Remedios Varo ranks 75Before her are Giovanni Leone, Max Bill, André Martinet, Giovannino Guareschi, Don Ameche, and Viktor Abakumov. After her are Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden, Koča Popović, Lionel Stander, Lee Krasner, Edward Dmytryk, and Atahualpa Yupanqui. Among people deceased in 1963, Remedios Varo ranks 45Before her are William Beveridge, Karl von Terzaghi, Eduard Spranger, Sylvanus Olympio, Jacob Gade, and Alois Hudal. After her are Michael Rockefeller, Jacobus Oud, Princess Alexandra of Hanover, W. E. B. Du Bois, Sivananda Saraswati, and Georg Lindemann.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Remedios Varo ranks 507 out of 2,595. Before her are Eleanor of Aragon, Queen of Castile (1358), Pío Baroja (1872), Salvador Puig Antich (1948), José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero (1960), Liuva I (550), and Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada (1509). After her are Marià Fortuny (1838), Ardo (700), Santiago Carrillo (1915), Marcus Ulpius Traianus the Elder (30), Infante Carlos, Count of Montemolin (1818), and Aurelius of Asturias (740).

Among PAINTERS In Spain

Among painters born in Spain, Remedios Varo ranks 15Before her are Joaquín Sorolla (1863), Antoni Tàpies (1923), Enrique Simonet (1866), Ferdinand Columbus (1488), Julio González (1876), and Ramon Casas (1866). After her are Marià Fortuny (1838), Francisco Pacheco (1564), Juan Sánchez Cotán (1560), Santiago Rusiñol (1861), Alonso Sánchez Coello (1531), and Juan Carreño de Miranda (1614).