Yelena Polenova

1850 - 1898

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Yelena Dmitrievna Polenova (Russian: Елена Дмитриевна Поленова; 15 November 1850, Saint Petersburg - 7 November 1898, Moscow) was a Russian painter and graphic artist in the Art Nouveau style. She was one of the first illustrators of children's books in the Russian Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yelena Polenova has received more than 25,580 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Yelena Polenova is the 1,904th most popular painter, the 2,238th most popular biography from Russia and the 80th most popular Russian Painter.

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Among painters, Yelena Polenova ranks 1,904 out of 2,023Before her are R. B. Kitaj, Willard Metcalf, Aleksandr Petrov, Milt Kahl, Gerald Scarfe, and Mikhail Clodt von Jürgensburg. After her are Paul Nash, Maksymilian Gierymski, Albert Pinkham Ryder, James Thornhill, William Kentridge, and Maja Berezowska.

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Among people born in 1850, Yelena Polenova ranks 112Before her are William H. Welch, Hans von Pechmann, Daniel Chester French, Nikolai Golitsyn, Jørgen Pedersen Gram, and Ella Wheeler Wilcox. After her are Heinrich Peters, Henry Cabot Lodge, John Munro Longyear, Constantin Henriquez, Fanny Hesse, and Georg Naue. Among people deceased in 1898, Yelena Polenova ranks 76Before her are Wilford Woodruff, Axel Gudbrand Blytt, Don Carlos Buell, Yakov Polonsky, Hieronymous Theodor Richter, and Johan Lange. After her are William Rosecrans, Thomas F. Bayard, Luiza Pesjak, Georg Bühler, Samuel Plimsoll, and George Grey.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Yelena Polenova ranks 2,238 out of 3,761Before her are Vladimir Fedotov (1943), Islam Makhachev (1991), Mikhail Clodt von Jürgensburg (1832), Vassili Poyarkov (null), Pavel Bure (1971), and Georgi Yartsev (1948). After her are Boris Plotnikov (1949), Qaysin Quli (1917), Aleksandr Sukhovo-Kobylin (1817), Sergei Ignashevich (1979), Aleksandr Ivanov (1928), and Evgeni Berzin (1970).

Among PAINTERS In Russia

Among painters born in Russia, Yelena Polenova ranks 80Before her are Dmitri Vrubel (1960), Elena Guro (1877), Andrei Kolkoutine (1957), Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva (1871), Aleksandr Petrov (1957), and Mikhail Clodt von Jürgensburg (1832). After her are Victor Chizhikov (1935), Valentin Yudashkin (1963), Israel Tsvaygenbaum (1961), El Kazovsky (1948), Viktor Lyapkalo (1956), and Simon Kozhin (1979).