Sidney Paget

1860 - 1908

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Sidney Edward Paget () (4 October 1860 – 28 January 1908) was a British illustrator of the Victorian era, best known for his illustrations that accompanied Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories in The Strand Magazine. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sidney Paget has received more than 147,276 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Sidney Paget is the 868th most popular painter (down from 778th in 2019), the 1,766th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,560th in 2019) and the 30th most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Sidney Paget ranks 868 out of 1,428Before him are Mårten Eskil Winge, Anna Chromý, Evel Knievel, Christoph Amberger, Jan Wildens, and Corneille Guillaume Beverloo. After him are Zhang Zeduan, Tarsila do Amaral, Xu Wei, Thomas de Keyser, Allaert van Everdingen, and Wen Zhengming.

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Among people born in 1860, Sidney Paget ranks 62Before him are Friedrich Naumann, Charles Lwanga, Waldemar Haffkine, Paul Ulrich Villard, Albert Kahn, and Katō Takaaki. After him are Grandma Moses, Simon Dubnow, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, William Bayliss, Carl Anton Larsen, and Douglas Hyde. Among people deceased in 1908, Sidney Paget ranks 40Before him are Radoje Domanović, Charles Chamberland, Tomás Estrada Palma, Andrew Graham, Joseph Freinademetz, and Qasim Amin. After him are Friedrich Traun, Cut Nyak Dhien, Herman Snellen, Giovanni Fattori, Ludovic Halévy, and Georgy Voronoy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sidney Paget ranks 1,766 out of 6,924Before him are Anne Lister (1791), Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield (1859), Trevor Howard (1913), Lionel Robbins (1898), Malo (487), and Cathy Berberian (1925). After him are Walter Bagehot (1826), Malcolm Arnold (1921), Eric Campbell (1880), Nicolas Roeg (1928), Lynn Redgrave (1943), and John Barbirolli (1899).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Sidney Paget ranks 30Before him are James Gillray (1756), Walter Crane (1845), Effie Gray (1828), Thomas Rowlandson (1756), Frank Dicksee (1853), and Herbert James Draper (1863). After him are Vanessa Bell (1879), George Frederic Watts (1817), Richard Parkes Bonington (1801), Bridget Riley (1931), Matthew Paris (1200), and Richard Wilson (1714).