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Tarsila do Amaral

1886 - 1973

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Tarsila de Aguiar do Amaral (Portuguese pronunciation: [taɾˈsilɐ du ɐmaˈɾaw]; 1 September 1886 – 17 January 1973) was a Brazilian painter, draftswoman, and translator. She is considered one of the leading Latin American modernist artists, and is regarded as the painter who best achieved Brazilian aspirations for nationalistic expression in a modern style. As a member of the Grupo dos Cinco, Tarsila is also considered a major influence in the modern art movement in Brazil, alongside Anita Malfatti, Menotti Del Picchia, Mário de Andrade, and Oswald de Andrade. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tarsila do Amaral has received more than 224,609 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Tarsila do Amaral is the 872nd most popular painter (down from 869th in 2019), the 180th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 178th in 2019) and the most popular Brazilian Painter.

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Among painters, Tarsila do Amaral ranks 872 out of 1,421Before her are Sophie Gengembre Anderson, Li Cheng, André Beauneveu, Jean-Hippolyte Flandrin, Chuck Close, and Jan Porcellis. After her are Naji al-Ali, Gustave Le Gray, Frans Hogenberg, Giovanni Giacometti, Antonio Vivarini, and Constantin Hansen.

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Among people born in 1886, Tarsila do Amaral ranks 106Before her are Yehuda Ashlag, Marthe Bibesco, Otto von Knobelsdorff, Ty Cobb, Chester Barnard, and Salvador de Madariaga. After her are Muhamed Mehmedbašić, Ma Rainey, Ğabdulla Tuqay, Lyuh Woon-hyung, André Marty, and Prince Adalbert of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1973, Tarsila do Amaral ranks 94Before her are Betty Grable, Alois Hába, Laurence Harvey, Noël Coward, Marthe Bibesco, and Gene Krupa. After her are Lidia Ruslanova, Maurice René Fréchet, Tanzan Ishibashi, Henry Darger, Ben Webster, and Adolfo Ruiz Cortines.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Tarsila do Amaral ranks 180 out of 2,067Before her are Toquinho (1946), Waldo Machado (1934), Orlando Peçanha (1935), Lucélia Santos (1957), Adriano (1982), and Waldemar de Brito (1913). After her are Zózimo (1932), Café Filho (1899), Diane, Duchess of Württemberg (1940), Jorginho (1991), Candido Portinari (1903), and Aymoré Moreira (1912).

Among PAINTERS In Brazil

Among painters born in Brazil, Tarsila do Amaral ranks 1After her are Candido Portinari (1903), Pedro Américo (1843), José Ferraz de Almeida Júnior (1850), Anita Malfatti (1889), Victor Meirelles (1832), Antônio Parreiras (1860), Carlos Latuff (1968), and Georgina de Albuquerque (1885).