Victor Meirelles

1832 - 1903

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Victor Meirelles de Lima (18 August 1832, Florianópolis – 22 February 1903, Rio de Janeiro) was a Brazilian painter who is best known for his works relating to his nation's culture and history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victor Meirelles has received more than 39,267 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Victor Meirelles is the 1,314th most popular painter (down from 1,157th in 2019), the 469th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 363rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Brazilian Painter.

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Among painters, Victor Meirelles ranks 1,314 out of 1,428Before him are Charles Willson Peale, Tina Blau, Amalia Lindegren, Chen Hongshou, Charles Sheeler, and Kenneth Noland. After him are Ion Andreescu, William Orpen, Fyodor Bruni, Aristarkh Lentulov, Kate Greenaway, and Ivan Argunov.

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Among people born in 1832, Victor Meirelles ranks 69Before him are Sergey Botkin, Carl Friedrich Schmidt, Carl Neumann, Caroline Harrison, Juan Montalvo, and Eugenio Montero Ríos. After him are Horatio Alger, Lucretia Garfield, Juris Alunāns, Edward Wilmot Blyden, Edward Newton, and Lizardo Montero Flores. Among people deceased in 1903, Victor Meirelles ranks 56Before him are Konstantinos Paspatis, Augusta Holmès, Eugène-Anatole Demarçay, Emily Warren Roebling, Harriet Lane, and Robert Planquette. After him are Nicolaas Beets, Paul Du Chaillu, Petko Karavelov, Gaspar Núñez de Arce, Edwin Lord Weeks, and Alexander Ramsey.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Victor Meirelles ranks 469 out of 1,947Before him are Fernandinho (1985), Michel Teló (1981), Odilo Scherer (1949), Abel Braga (1952), Eliane Giardini (1952), and José dos Santos Lopes (1910). After him are Luiz Gervazoni (1907), Maurinho (1933), Glória Pires (1963), Moacyr Scliar (1937), Rafinha (1993), and Nelinho (1950).

Among PAINTERS In Brazil

Among painters born in Brazil, Victor Meirelles ranks 5Before him are Candido Portinari (1903), Tarsila do Amaral (1886), Pedro Américo (1843), and José Ferraz de Almeida Júnior (1850). After him are Carlos Latuff (1968).