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Sidney Paget

1860 - 1908

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Sidney Edward Paget () (4 October 1860 – 28 January 1908) was a British artist 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 194,098 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Sidney Paget is the 719th most popular painter (up from 867th in 2019), the 1,505th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,764th in 2019) and the 21st most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Sidney Paget ranks 719 out of 1,421Before him are Allan Kaprow, Mihály Munkácsy, Esaias van de Velde, Jan van Huysum, Luis de Morales, and John Martin. After him are Paula Rego, Carle Vernet, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, Will Sampson, Michiel Coxie, and Apollodorus.

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Among people born in 1860, Sidney Paget ranks 54Before him are Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz, Grand Duke Dmitry Konstantinovich of Russia, Annie Oakley, Sunanda Kumariratana, Michel Zevaco, and Friedrich Naumann. After him are Christen C. Raunkiær, Lizzie Borden, Walter Sickert, William Bates, Charles Curtis, and Simon Dubnow. Among people deceased in 1908, Sidney Paget ranks 32Before him are Dersu Uzala, Nikolay Pavlovich Ignatyev, Joseph Freinademetz, Sundance Kid, Tomás Estrada Palma, and Jonas Lie. After him are Henry Campbell-Bannerman, Belle Gunness, Doppo Kunikida, Eduard Zeller, Richard Gerstl, and Qasim Amin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sidney Paget ranks 1,505 out of 7,765Before him are David Edward Hughes (1831), Sister Nivedita (1867), Alexander Cunningham (1814), Ciarán Hinds (1953), Dick Taylor (1943), and John Martin (1789). After him are Bill Ward (1948), Lord William Bentinck (1774), N. R. Pogson (1829), Algernon Blackwood (1869), John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury (1834), and Vita Sackville-West (1892).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Sidney Paget ranks 21Before him are Thomas Cole (1801), Thomas Lawrence (1769), John William Godward (1861), Evelyn De Morgan (1855), David Roberts (1796), and John Martin (1789). After him are George Stubbs (1724), Thomas Rowlandson (1756), Richard Parkes Bonington (1801), Walter Crane (1845), Herbert James Draper (1863), and John Collier (1850).