Painters in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 995

  • 1815-06-19 Cornelius Krieghoff, Canadian painter (d. 1872)
  • 1815-09-29 Andreas Aschenbach, German painter/engraver
  • 1815-12-08 Adolph Menzel, German painter and graphic artist (d. 1905)
  • 1815-12-21 Thomas Couture, French painter/author
  • 1816-04-08 Frederick William Burton, painter
  • 1816-05-24 Emanuel Leutze, US, painter (Washington Crossing the Delaware)
  • 1817-02-15 Charles F Daubigny, French restauranteur/painter
  • 1817-02-23 George Watts, painter, born in London, England
  • 1817-04-19 John Philip "Spanish John", Scottish painter, born in Aberdeen (d. 1865)
  • 1817-06-26 Branwell Brontë [Patrick Branwell Brontë], English painter and writer and brother of the writers Charlotte, Emily and Anne (d. 1848)
  • 1817-07-21 John Gilbert, painter/illustrator
  • 1817-11-08 Theodoor J Canneel, Flemish painter
  • 1819-01-06 Baldassare Verazzi, Italian painter (d. 1886)
  • 1819-06-03 Johann Barthold Jongkind, Lattrop Neth, Dut/Fr painter (Winter Scenes)
  • 1819-06-03 Thomas Ball, US, sculptor/painter/singer
  • 1819-06-10 J D Gustave Courbet, French realist painter (Demoiselles the la Seine)
  • 1820-01-22 Johan Hendrik Koelman, portrait painter (Jahresringe)
  • 1820-04-05 Nadar, [Félix Tournachon], French painter/cartoonist/author/ballonist
  • 1821-04-04 Linus Yale, US, portrait painter/inventor (Yale cylinder lock)
  • 1821-04-16 Ford Maddox Brown, painter
  • 1821-06-14 Jozef Lies, Flemish painter
  • 1821-09-24 Cyprian K Norwid, Polish painter/poet/playwright (Wanda)
  • 1822-03-10 Willem Roelofs, Dutch painter/lithographer
  • 1822-03-16 Rosa Bonheur, French landscape painter (Buffalo Bill)
  • 1822-03-29 Joseph Quinaux, Belgian painter
  • 1822-05-10 August Ritter von Pettenkofen, painter
  • 1823-05-11 Alfred Stevens, Belgian painter
  • 1823-08-08 Theodule Augustin Ribot, painter
  • 1823-09-28 Alexandre Cabanel, French painter (d. 1889)
  • 1824-01-27 Jozef Israels, Dutch painter
  • 1824-04-25 Gustave-Rodolphe-Clarence Boulanger, painter
  • 1824-05-11 Jean-Léon Gérôme, French painter and sculptor (d. 1904), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1824-07-12 Eugène Boudin, French painter (d. 1898)
  • 1824-11-24 Karel M M Verlat, Flemish painter/graphic artist
  • 1824-12-14 Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, French painter (d. 1898)
  • 1825-05-01 George Inness, US landscape painter (Delaware Water Gap)
  • 1826-04-06 Gustave Moreau, French painter
  • 1826-05-04 Frederick Church, US romantic landscape painter (Hudson River Sch)
  • 1827-02-02 Oswald Aschenbach, German painter
  • 1827-04-02 William Holman Hunt, Cheapside London, English painter (Light of the World), (d. 1910)
  • 1827-05-11 Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, French sculptor and painter (d. 1875)
  • 1827-09-01 Jacobus J Cremer, painter/author (Overbetuwsche Novellen)
  • 1828-05-12 Gabriel Dante Rossetti, England, poet/painter, Pre-Raphaelite figure
  • 1828-07-05 Paul J C Gabriel, painter/water colors painter/etcher
  • 1829-06-08 John Everett Millais, England, painter (Order of Release)
  • 1829-09-12 Anselm Feuerbach, German painter, born in Speyer, Germany (d. 1880)
  • 1830-01-07 Albert Bierstadt, Germany, painter (US landscapes)
  • 1830-05-24 Alexei Savrasov, Russian painter (d. 1897)

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1830-07-10 Camille Pissarro, Danish Antillean and French painter (Impressionism), born in Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas, Danish West Indies (now US Virgin Islands) (d. 1903)

  • 1831-02-23 Hendrik W Mesdag, Dutch painter (Panorama Mesdag)
  • 1831-04-12 Constantin Meunier, Belgian painter/sculptor
  • 1831-09-07 Alexandre Falguière, French sculptor and painter (d. 1900)
  • 1832-01-06 Gustave Doré, French painter and sculptor (d. 1883)

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1832-01-23 Edouard Manet, French impressionist painter (Olympia, The Luncheon on the Grass), born in Paris, France (d. 1883)

Impressionist painter Edouard Manet
Impressionist painter
Edouard Manet
  • 1832-04-16 John A Neuhuys, painter
  • 1833-06-20 Leon-J-F Bonnat, painter
  • 1833-08-28 Edward Burne-Jones, English Pre-Raphaelite painter and designer, born in Birmingham, England (d. 1898)
  • 1834-05-05 Viktor Hartmann, Russian architect and painter (d. 1873)
  • 1834-05-23 Carl Heinrich Bloch, Danish painter (d. 1890)
  • 1834-07-10 James A McNeill Whistler, US/British painter (Whistler's Mother)
  • 1834-07-19 Edgar Degas, France, impressionist painter, sculptor and artist
  • 1835-03-31 John La Farge, US painter
  • 1835-08-27 Albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter
  • 1836-01-08 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter/husband of Laura Epps
  • 1836-01-14 Henri Fantin-Latour, French painter (d. 1904)
  • 1836-02-24 Winslow Homer, US, painter (Gulfstream)
  • 1836-03-20 Sir Edward Poynter, British painter (d. 1919)
  • 1836-12-13 Franz von Lenbach, German painter (d. 1904)
  • 1837-05-27 Ivan Kramskoi, Russian painter (d. 1887)
  • 1838-03-18 Jan B Stobbaerts, Flemish painter
  • 1838-04-23 Alfred J Verwee, Flemish painter
  • 1838-05-11 Walter Goodman, British painter, illustrator and author (d. 1912)
  • 1838-09-18 Anton Mauve, painter/graphic artist/cousin of Vincent Van Gogh
  • 1838-11-20 William Painter, American inventor (crown cork bottle cap and opener), born in Ireland (d. 1906)

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1839-01-19 Paul Cézanne, French artist and Post-Impressionist painter (The Basket of Apples), born in Aix-en-Provence, France (d. 1906)

French Painter Paul Cézanne
French Painter
Paul Cézanne
  • 1839-08-17 Thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher
  • 1839-10-02 Hans Thoma, German painter, born in Bernau, Black Forest (d. 1924)
  • 1839-10-30 Alfred Sisley, French impressionist painter
  • 1839-11-20 Christian Wilberg, German painter (d. 1882)
  • 1840-03-20 Illarion Pryanishnikov, Russian painter (d. 1894)
  • 1840-04-20 Odilon Redon [Bertrand-Jean Redon], French symbolist painter, born in Bordeaux (d. 1916)
  • 1840-05-24 Frederick Walker, painter
  • 1840-05-29 Hans Makart, Austrian painter (Plague in Florenz)
  • 1840-06-10 Theodor Philipsen Danish painter (d. 1920)
  • 1840-06-11 Henri Braekeleer, Flemish painter/etser
  • 1841-01-14 Berthe M P Morisot, French painter/aquarellist
  • 1841-01-27 Arkhip Kuindzhi, Russian painter (d. 1910)

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1841-02-25 Pierre Auguste Renoir, French Impressionist painter and sculptor (Bal du moulin de la Galette, Luncheon of the Boating Party), born in Limoges, France (d. 1919)

Painter & Sculptor Pierre Auguste Renoir
Painter & Sculptor
Pierre Auguste Renoir
  • 1841-04-07 Joseph H "Jozef" Neuhuys, painter
  • 1841-05-24 Charles Napier Henry, painter
  • 1841-07-24 Raimundo Madrazo y Garretta, painter
  • 1841-12-06 Frédéric Bazille, French painter (d. 1870)
  • 1842-03-01 Nicholaos Gysis, Greek painter (d. 1901)
  • 1842-08-20 Juliaan de Vriendt, Flemish painter
  • 1842-08-24 Edouard J. A. Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1885)
  • 1842-08-28 Willem Linnig The Younger, Flemish painter and graphic artist, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1890)
  • 1843-10-26 Vasili V Vereshchagin, Russian painter (War & Peace)
  • 1843-10-30 A G Henri Regnault, French water colors painter
  • 1843-12-06 Albert de Vriendt, Flemish historical painter/etcher
  • 1844-02-18 Willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)

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Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 301 - 400 of 924

  • 1801-02-07 Daniel Chodowiecki, Polish painter (b. 1726)
  • 1801-05-05 Philippe-Lambert-Joseph Spruyt, Flemish painter/engraver, dies at 74
  • 1803-08-28 Charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
  • 1805-03-04 Jean-Baptiste Greuze, French painter, dies at 79
  • 1805-06-19 Louis-Jean-François Lagrenée, French painter (b. 1724)
  • 1806-04-13 Jean-Jacques Bachelier, French painter, dies at about 82
  • 1806-07-10 George Stubbs, British animal painter (Horse Frightened by Lion), dies at 81
  • 1806-09-20 Utamaro Kitagawa, painter, dies
  • 1807-04-09 John Opie, English painter (The Murder of Rizzio), dies at 46
  • 1809-03-27 Joseph M Vien, French court painter and etcher, dies at 92
  • 1809-05-30 Johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43
  • 1809-06-04 Nicolai Arbraham Abildgaard, Danish painter/architect, dies at 65
  • 1810-09-20 Wouter J van Troostwijk, painter, dies at 28
  • 1810-11-11 Johann/John Zoffany, German painter (Tribuna degl' Uffizi), dies at 77
  • 1811-04-03 Pieter-Jozef Verhaghen, Flemish (court)painter, dies at 83
  • 1811-10-15 Nathaniel Dance-Holland, English painter (b. 1735)
  • 1812-04-11 Gottlieb Schick, German painter (Opfer Noachs), dies at 35
  • 1812-06-16 Franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23
  • 1815-09-09 John Singleton Copley, British painter, dies at 77
  • 1817-11-08 Andrea Appiana, Italian royal painter of Napoleon, dies at 63
  • 1818-06-29 Carl P Fohr, German painter/cartoonist, dies at 22
  • 1819-05-02 Mary Moser, English painter (b. 1744)
  • 1820-03-11 Benjamin West, British painter (Death of General Wolfe), dies at 81
  • 1821-04-22 John Crome, [Old Crome], English landscape painter/etcher, dies at 52
  • 1822-01-14 Franz Innocenz Joseph Kobell, German landscape painter, dies at 72
  • 1823-02-16 Pierre-Paul Prud'hon, French Romantic painter and draughtsman - allegorical paintings and portraits, dies at 64
  • 1824-01-26 Théodore Géricault, French painter (b. 1791)
  • 1825-04-06 Vladimir Borovikovsky [Vоlоdymyr Borovyk], Russian painter, died at 67
  • 1825-04-16 John Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84
  • 1825-12-29 Jacques-Louis David, French Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat), dies at 77

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1827-08-12 William Blake, English poet and artist (Songs of Innocence & Experience), dies at 69

Poet/Artist William Blake
Poet/Artist
William Blake
  • 1828-04-16 Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82
  • 1828-07-27 Gilbert Charles Stuart, painter, dies
  • 1830-01-07 Thomas Lawrence, English painter (b. 1769)
  • 1835-03-20 Louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794)
  • 1836-10-17 Orest Kiprensky, Russian painter (b. 1782)
  • 1836-11-27 Carle [Antoine CH] Vernet, French painter/lithographer, dies
  • 1837-03-31 John Constable, English painter/water colors painter, dies at 60
  • 1837-07-24 Charles Hodges, English/Dutch portrait painter
  • 1837-08-01 Walter Geikie, painter, dies
  • 1837-08-09 Xavier Sigalon, French painter (b. 1787)
  • 1839-01-12 Joseph A Koch, Aust painter/cartoonist/etcher/illustrator, dies at 70
  • 1839-06-02 Wijnand YY Nuijen, painter/lithographer (Wrecked), dies at 26
  • 1839-09-10 Pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter, dies at 66
  • 1839-10-18 French Jozef Kinsoen, Flemish portrait painter, dies at 68
  • 1839-12-15 Matthijs I van Bree, Flemish court-painter, dies at 66
  • 1840-05-07 Caspar David Friedrich, German painter (b. 1774)
  • 1841-02-11 J H Ferdinand Olivier, German painter, dies at 55
  • 1841-10-09 Karl F Schinkel, German painter/writer (Neue Wache), dies at 60
  • 1842-01-16 Thomas Freanby, Norwegian landscape painter, dies
  • 1842-03-30 Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun, French painter (b. 1755)
  • 1842-07-24 John Sell Cotman, landscape painter, dies
  • 1843-07-09 Washington Allston, US painter/author, dies at 63
  • 1845-04-25 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies
  • 1847-02-17 William Collins, landscape painter, dies
  • 1847-07-01 George F Kersting, German painter, dies at 61
  • 1848-03-03 Heinrich Olivier, German painter, dies
  • 1848-09-24 Branwell Brontë [Patrick Branwell Brontë], English painter and writer and brother of the writers Charlotte, Emily and Anne, dies at 31
  • 1849-03-05 David Scott, Scottish painter (b. 1806)
  • 1849-05-10 Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese painter, dies at 89
  • 1849-11-13 William Etty, English painter best known for paintings of nudes, dies at 62
  • 1850-10-02 Sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies
  • 1851-01-12 Johan Herman Koekkoek, painter, dies at 72
  • 1851-12-19 J M William Turner, British painter (Rain, Steam & Speed), dies at 76
  • 1852-06-11 Karl Briullov, Russian painter (b. 1799)
  • 1853-04-08 Jan W Pieneman, historical painter (Battle at Waterloo), dies at 73
  • 1854-02-17 John Martin, English painter (b. 1789)
  • 1855-04-18 Jean-Baptiste Isabey, painter, dies
  • 1855-05-27 Nikolaj A Bestoezjev, Russ writer/painter (Account of Holland), dies
  • 1856-06-15 David Cox, English painter (Treatise on Landscape Paint), dies at 73
  • 1856-11-04 Hippolyte Delaroche, French painter (b. 1797)
  • 1858-06-15 Ary Scheffer, painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 63
  • 1858-07-03 Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov, Russian painter (b. 1806)
  • 1858-10-12 Ando Hiroshige, Japanese painter, dies at 61
  • 1859-09-05 W Friedrich Olivier, German landscape painter, dies at 68
  • 1860-10-02 Louis Hersent, painter, dies
  • 1861-02-10 Francis Danby, Exmouth, painter, dies
  • 1862-03-19 Friedrich Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari), dies at 73
  • 1863-01-17 E J Horace Vernet, French painter, dies at 73
  • 1863-04-04 Ludwig Emil Grimm, German painter and engraver (b. 1790)
  • 1863-08-13 Eugène Delacroix, French painter (b. 1798)
  • 1864-02-15 William Dyce, painter, dies
  • 1864-03-17 Alexandre Calamo, Swiss painter/etcher/lithographer, dies at 53
  • 1865-01-03 Jozef Lies, Flemish painter, dies at 43
  • 1865-03-28 Albert G Bilders, Dutch landscape painter, dies at 26
  • 1865-12-24 Sir Charles Lock Eastlake, British painter and writer (b. 1793)
  • 1866-06-18 Jacobus T Abels, painter, dies at 62
  • 1866-09-03 Konstantin Flavitsky, Russian painter (b. 1830)
  • 1867-01-14 Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, French painter (Valpincon Bather), dies at 86
  • 1868-07-24 George Cattermole, painter/illustrator, dies
  • 1869-08-26 Henri Leys, Flemish painter, dies at 54
  • 1870-04-19 Andreas Schelfhout, painter/etcher/lithographer, dies at 83
  • 1870-11-28 Frédéric Bazille, French painter (b. 1841)
  • 1870-12-28 Peter van Schendel, Dutch painter, dies at 64
  • 1871-02-20 Paul Kane, Irish-born painter (b. 1810)
  • 1872-05-24 Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld, painter, dies
  • 1873-03-25 Wilhelm Marstrand, Danish painter (b. 1810)
  • 1873-08-04 Viktor Hartmann, Russian painter (b. 1834)
  • 1873-10-02 Cornelius Varley, water-color painter, dies
  • 1874-08-27 Johan George Schwartze, painter, dies