Winslow Homer

1836 - 1910

Winslow Homer

Winslow Homer (February 24, 1836 – September 29, 1910) was an American landscape painter and printmaker, best known for his marine subjects. He is considered one of the foremost painters in 19th-century America and a preeminent figure in American art. Largely self-taught, Homer began his career working as a commercial illustrator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Winslow Homer has received more than 778,644 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 948th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Winslow Homer ranks 947 out of 1,258Before him are Anna Chromý, Frederic Edwin Church, Mór Than, Oswaldo Guayasamín, Niccolò Antonio Colantonio, and Olga Boznańska. After him are Barbara Kruger, Melchior d'Hondecoeter, Toyen, Francisco Herrera the Younger, Paul Émile Chabas, and George Romney.

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Among people born in 1836, Winslow Homer ranks 37Before him are Thomas Hill Green, Georges Leclanché, Nikolay Dobrolyubov, Princess Anna of Saxony, Cato Maximilian Guldberg, and Elizabeth Garrett Anderson. After him are Inoue Kaoru, Máximo Gómez, Andrés Avelino Cáceres, Princess Therese of Saxe-Altenburg, Georg August Schweinfurth, and Edward Poynter. Among people deceased in 1910, Winslow Homer ranks 50Before him are Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev, Auguste Charlois, Mary Baker Eddy, Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Alençon, Giovanni Passannante, and Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen. After him are Reginald Doherty, Julius Petersen, Friedrich Kohlrausch, Paolo Mantegazza, Jorge Chávez, and Knut Ångström.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Winslow Homer ranks 3,155 out of 12,171Before him are Dyan Cannon (1937), Crawford Long (1815), Monica Potter (1971), Billy Preston (1946), Mabel Normand (1892), and Leopold and Loeb (1905). After him are David Duke (1950), Diane Baker (1938), Ron McGovney (1962), Barbara Kruger (1945), Winfield Scott (1786), and Dan Blocker (1928).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Winslow Homer ranks 37Before him are Dorothea Tanning (1910), James Rosenquist (1933), Sam Francis (1923), Evel Knievel (1938), Joseph Cornell (1903), and Frederic Edwin Church (1826). After him are Barbara Kruger (1945), Franz Kline (1910), Lee Krasner (1908), Gilbert Stuart (1755), John Singleton Copley (1738), and Robert Motherwell (1915).