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Viktor Vasnetsov

1848 - 1926

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Viktor Mikhaylovich Vasnetsov (Russian: Ви́ктор Васнецо́в; 15 May (N.S.), 1848 – 23 July 1926) was a Russian artist who specialised in mythological and historical subjects. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viktor Vasnetsov has received more than 395,204 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia. Viktor Vasnetsov is the 302nd most popular painter (down from 251st in 2019), the 298th most popular biography from Russia (down from 231st in 2019) and the 7th most popular Russian Painter.

Vasnetsov was a Russian painter who is most famous for his painting "The Bogatyrs".

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Among painters, Viktor Vasnetsov ranks 302 out of 1,421Before him are Kamāl ud-Dīn Behzād, Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Salaì, François Gérard, Thomas Couture, and Masolino da Panicale. After him are Horace Vernet, Karel van Mander, Pieter Aertsen, Francesco Albani, Alexander Archipenko, and Rosalba Carriera.

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Among people born in 1848, Viktor Vasnetsov ranks 17Before him are Hugo de Vries, Tōgō Heihachirō, Robert I, Duke of Parma, Arthur Balfour, Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, and Johann Palisa. After him are Wilhelm Windelband, Wyatt Earp, Aleksey Kuropatkin, Stepan Makarov, Carl Wernicke, and William II of Württemberg. Among people deceased in 1926, Viktor Vasnetsov ranks 24Before him are Louise of Sweden, Margherita of Savoy, John Browning, Olga Constantinovna of Russia, Nikola Pašić, and Karl Harrer. After him are Kim Hyong-jik, Mikao Usui, Victor, Prince Napoléon, William Bateson, Constantin Fehrenbach, and Ellen Key.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Viktor Vasnetsov ranks 298 out of 3,262Before him are Andrei Konchalovsky (1937), Vsevolod Meyerhold (1874), Dmitry of Uglich (1582), Nikolai Kondratiev (1892), Feodor Chaliapin (1873), and Andrey Markov (1856). After him are Ferdinand von Wrangel (1797), Viktor Shklovsky (1893), Mykola Azarov (1947), Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia (1831), Vitaly Ginzburg (1916), and Patriarch Nikon of Moscow (1605).

Among PAINTERS In Russia

Among painters born in Russia, Viktor Vasnetsov ranks 7Before him are Wassily Kandinsky (1866), Andrei Rublev (1360), Nicholas Roerich (1874), Ivan Shishkin (1832), Natalia Goncharova (1881), and Ivan Kramskoi (1837). After him are Alexej von Jawlensky (1864), Vasily Vereshchagin (1842), Valentin Serov (1865), Karl Bryullov (1799), Lovis Corinth (1858), and Vasily Perov (1834).