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Vasily Surikov

1848 - 1916

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Vasily Ivanovich Surikov (Russian: Василий Иванович Суриков; 24 January 1848 – 19 March 1916) was a Russian Realist history painter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vasily Surikov has received more than 239,908 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Vasily Surikov is the 452nd most popular painter (up from 486th in 2019), the 456th most popular biography from Russia (down from 428th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Russian Painter.

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Among painters, Vasily Surikov ranks 452 out of 1,421Before him are Edmund Leighton, Jacopo de' Barbari, Mikhail Vrubel, Jean Clouet, Hendrick ter Brugghen, and Karel Appel. After him are Parrhasius, Jan Lievens, Bernard van Orley, Heinz Linge, Joseph Wright of Derby, and Dirck van Baburen.

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Among people born in 1848, Vasily Surikov ranks 32Before him are Carlos, Duke of Madrid, Zinovy Rozhestvensky, Princess Marie Isabelle of Orléans, Guido von List, Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, and Pierre De Geyter. After him are Hristo Botev, Hermann Alexander Diels, Louis Comfort Tiffany, Loránd Eötvös, Carl Stumpf, and Thomas Lipton. Among people deceased in 1916, Vasily Surikov ranks 39Before him are Percival Lowell, Jean Webster, Gérard Encausse, Victoriano Huerta, Julius Fučík, and Pierre Duhem. After him are Antonio Sant'Elia, Joseph Gallieni, Théodule-Armand Ribot, Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, Hans Richter, and Hugo Münsterberg.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vasily Surikov ranks 456 out of 3,262Before him are Semyon Dezhnev (1605), Nikolay Semyonov (1896), Mikhail Vrubel (1856), Andrei Platonov (1899), Simeon Bekbulatovich (1600), and Chung Il-kwon (1917). After him are Leonid Kuravlyov (1936), Nikolay Shvernik (1888), Yuri Oganessian (1933), Savielly Tartakower (1887), Aleksandr Kuprin (1870), and Ilya Ulyanov (1831).

Among PAINTERS In Russia

Among painters born in Russia, Vasily Surikov ranks 17Before him are Karl Bryullov (1799), Lovis Corinth (1858), Vasily Perov (1834), Lyubov Popova (1889), Marianne von Werefkin (1860), and Mikhail Vrubel (1856). After him are Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov (1806), Ivan Bilibin (1876), Boris Kustodiev (1878), Martiros Saryan (1880), Jean Béraud (1849), and Nicolas de Staël (1914).