Painters in History (Part 6)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 995

  • 1866-07-03 Albert Gottschalk, Danish painter
  • 1866-10-12 Antonie Waldrop, painter/lithographer
  • 1866-12-04 Vassily V Kandinsky, Russian-born German, French abstract painter (Dreamy Inspiration), born in Moscow (d. 1944)
  • 1867-05-13 Frank Brangwyn, Wales, painter/muralist/cartoonist (Willam Morris)
  • 1867-07-25 Max Dauthendy, German painter/author (Ewige Hochzeit)
  • 1867-07-25 Alexander Rummler, American painter, born in Dubuque, Iowa (d. 1959)
  • 1867-08-07 Emil Nolde, [Hansen], German painter/graphic artist
  • 1867-10-03 Pierre Bonnard, French painter/illustrator
  • 1867-12-18 Antoon van Welie, Dutch painter
  • 1868-03-28 Cuno Amiet, Swiss painter
  • 1868-07-05 William H Singer, US painter/collector (Singer Museum, Laren)
  • 1868-07-28 George Morren, Flemish painter/sculptor, born in Antwerp (d. 1941)
  • 1868-09-15 Dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter
  • 1868-10-08 Max Slevogt, German painter, born in Landshut, Germany (d. 1932)
  • 1868-11-11 Edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist
  • 1868-12-04 Richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter
  • 1868-12-28 Marie van Regteren Altena, Dutch painter (Amsterdam's Joffers)
  • 1869-04-06 Louis Raemakers, Dutch draftsman/painter

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1869-12-31 Henri Matisse, French impressionist painter (Odalisque), born in Le Cateau-Cambresis, France (d. 1954)

Impressionist Painter Henri Matisse
Impressionist Painter
Henri Matisse
  • 1870-02-10 Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter
  • 1870-02-18 William Laurel Harris, American mural painter, writer (d. 1924)
  • 1870-04-14 Victor Borisov-Musatov, Russian painter (d. 1905)
  • 1870-07-21 Emil Orlik, Czech painter (d. 1932)
  • 1871-05-27 Georges-Henri Rouault, Fr expressionist painter (Miserere et Guerre)
  • 1871-07-17 Lyonel C A Feininger, US cartoonist/painter
  • 1871-07-18 Giacomo Balla, Italian painter (Dog at a Rope)
  • 1872-01-24 Konstantin Bogaevsky, Russian painter (d. 1943)

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1872-03-07 Piet Mondrian, Dutch abstract painter (Broadway Boogie Woogie), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands (d. 1944)

Abstract Painter Piet Mondrian
Abstract Painter
Piet Mondrian
  • 1873-01-30 Georges Ricard-Cordingley, painter (d. 1939)
  • 1873-03-16 Hippoliet Daeye, Flemish painter (Sereniteit)
  • 1874-04-19 Firmin Baes, Flemish painter
  • 1874-04-24 Willem E Roelofs, Dutch painter/cartoonist
  • 1874-05-01 Romaine Brooks (born Beatrice Romaine Goddard), American painter , born in Rome, Italy

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1874-09-13 Arnold Schoenberg, Austrian composer (2nd Quartet) and painter associated with the expressionist movement, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1951)

Composer and Painter Arnold Schoenberg
Composer and Painter
Arnold Schoenberg
  • 1874-10-09 Nicholas Roerich, Russian painter, born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (d. 1947)
  • 1875-03-13 Maria E G "Lizzy" Ansingh, Dutch painter (Caught Sultane)
  • 1875-07-15 Jean van den Eeckhoudt, Belgian painter
  • 1875-10-24 Konstantin Yuon, Russian painter (d. 1958)
  • 1875-12-03 Max Meldrum, Scottish-born Australian painter (d. 1955)
  • 1876-02-08 Paula Modersohn-Becker, German "entartet" painter
  • 1876-02-21 Pyotr Konchalovsky, Russian painter (d. 1956)
  • 1876-04-04 Maurice de Vlaminck, Fauvist painter (Village in the Snow), born in Paris, France
  • 1876-06-22 Gwen (Gwendolen) John, Haverfordwest, Wales, Welsh painter
  • 1876-11-26 Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style)
  • 1877-01-02 Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d. 1906)
  • 1877-01-26 Kees van Dongen, Netherland, French painter
  • 1877-02-19 Else Berg, German/Dutch painter
  • 1877-02-19 Gabriele Münter, German painter (d. 1962)
  • 1877-06-03 Raoul Dufy, French Fauvist painter (Palm)
  • 1877-08-05 Tom Thomson, Canadian painter (d. 1917)
  • 1877-09-05 Albert Roelofs, Dutch painter and etcher, born in Schaarbeek, Brussels, Belgium (d. 1920)
  • 1878-01-04 Augustus John, Welsh painter (d. 1961)
  • 1878-01-22 Francis Picabia, French painter/illustrator
  • 1878-02-23 Kazimir Malevich, Ukrainian painter and art theorist (d. 1935)
  • 1878-03-07 Boris Kustodiev, Russian painter (d. 1927)
  • 1878-04-21 Albert Weisgerber, German painter/graphic artist
  • 1878-07-15 Willem Paerels, Neth/Belgian painter/graphic artist
  • 1878-07-27 Th to de Weeme, painter
  • 1878-11-01 Konrad Mägi, Estonian painter (d. 1925)
  • 1878-11-14 Julie Manet, French painter, daughter of Berthe Morisot (d. 1966)
  • 1879-04-28 Edgar Tytgat, Flemish painter/etcher
  • 1879-09-12 Fausto Agnelli, Swiss painter
  • 1879-11-07 Eugeen Yoors, Flemish etcher/glass painter
  • 1879-12-18 Paul Klee, Münchenbuchsee Switzerland, Swiss/German abstract painter (Twittering Machine)
  • 1880-02-08 Franz Marc, German painter (Blaue Reiter)
  • 1880-03-21 Hans Hofmann, German/US painter (Search for the Real)
  • 1881-01-04 Wilhelm Lehmbruck, German painter/poet/sculptor (Seated Youth)
  • 1881-02-04 Fernand Léger, French painter (d. 1955)
  • 1881-04-18 Max Weber, Polish/Russian/US painter
  • 1881-04-21 Jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter/caricaturist (Rocks of Oran)
  • 1881-06-03 Mikhail Larionov, Russian painter (d. 1964)
  • 1881-06-04 Natalia Goncharova, Russian painter (d. 1962)
  • 1881-07-20 Leon de Smet, Flemish painter
  • 1881-08-23 Louis Schelfhout, Dutch painter and graphic artist, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1943)
  • 1881-10-13 George Bacovia, [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer/painter
  • 1881-10-24 Paulus B Barth, Swiss painter/lithographer
  • 1881-12-17 Johannes CB "Jan" Sluyters, Dutch painter
  • 1881-12-31 Max Pechstein, German "entartet" painter/graphic artist (The Bridge)
  • 1882-01-06 Aleksandra Ekster, Russian painter (d. 1949)
  • 1882-02-12 Walter Vaes, Flemish painter/etcher
  • 1882-04-29 Hendrik N Werkman, painter/printer/resistance fighter (Hot printing)
  • 1882-05-09 George Barker, American painter (d. 1965)
  • 1882-05-13 Georges Braque, French cubist painter and sculptor (My bicycle) who helped develop Cubism with Pablo Picasso, born in Argenteuil, Val-d'Oise (d. 1963)
  • 1882-06-21 Rockwell Kent, artist/painter/illustrator (Canterbury Tales)
  • 1882-07-22 Edward Hopper, US painter (House by the Railroad)
  • 1882-08-02 Rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Virgin Doll)
  • 1882-10-03 A. Y. Jackson, Canadian painter (d. 1974)
  • 1882-11-18 Wyndham Lewis, English author/painter (Tarr, Apes of God)
  • 1882-11-23 Johan C T Kikkert, Dutch painter/etcher/critic
  • 1883-01-08 Pavel Filonov, Russian painter (d. 1941)
  • 1883-02-03 Camille Bombois, French circus wrestler/painter
  • 1883-04-07 Gino Severini, Italian painter (d. 1966)
  • 1883-05-20 Paul Arntzenius, painter/graphic artist/etcher
  • 1883-07-13 [Louis C] Marcel Berckmans, painter/actor (Potasch & Perlemoer)
  • 1883-08-30 Theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style)
  • 1883-10-31 Marie Laurencin, French painter (d. 1956)
  • 1883-11-23 Jose Clemente Orozco, Mexican painter (Epic of Culture in New World)
  • 1883-12-25 Maurice Utrillo, French painter (Port St Martin, Montmartre)
  • 1884-02-12 Max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist
  • 1884-02-23 Herman Courtens, Belgian painter

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 501 - 600 of 924

  • 1910-04-14 Mikhail Vrubel, Russian painter (b. 1856)
  • 1910-05-16 Henri E Cross [Delacroix], French painter, dies at 53
  • 1910-07-24 Arkhip Kuindzhi, Russian painter (b. 1841)
  • 1910-09-02 Henri Rousseau, French post-impressionist painter (The Dream, The Hungry Lion Throws Itself on the Antelope), dies of a blood clot at 66
  • 1910-09-07 William Holman Hunt, English painter, dies at 83
  • 1910-09-29 Winslow Homer, painter (Prout's Neck), dies
  • 1910-10-10 Willem Maris, painter (Hague School), dies at 66
  • 1911-08-12 Jozef Israels, painter, dies
  • 1911-12-11 Thomas Ball, US sculptor/painter/singer, dies at 92
  • 1912-06-25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch-British painter, dies at 76
  • 1913-10-05 Hans von Bartels, German painter (b. 1856)
  • 1914-02-06 J Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Hague School), dies at 69
  • 1914-09-25 Jan B Stobbaerts, Flemish painter, dies at 76
  • 1915-03-17 Walter Crane, English painter, cartoonist and illustrator (The Lady of Shalott), dies at 69
  • 1915-05-10 Albert Weisgerber, German painter/graphic artist, dies in battle
  • 1915-07-10 Hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies
  • 1916-03-04 Franz Marc, German painter/co-founder (Blaue Reiter), killed at 36
  • 1916-03-19 Vasily Surikov, Russian painter (b. 1848)
  • 1916-06-28 Ştefan Luchian, Romanian painter (b. 1868)
  • 1916-07-06 Odilon Redon [Bertrand-Jean Redon], French symbolist painter (b. 1840)
  • 1916-07-11 Rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Doll Virgin), dies
  • 1917-06-15 Lillian Bassman, Russian emigrant to America, photographer and painter (Harper's Bazaar), (d. 2012)
  • 1917-07-08 Tom Thomson, Canadian painter (b. 1877)
  • 1918-02-06 Gustav Klimt, Austrian painter/cartoonist, dies at 55
  • 1918-07-29 Ernest William Christmas, Australian painter (b. 1863)
  • 1918-09-04 Max Dauthendy, German painter/author (Raubmenschen), dies at 51)
  • 1918-10-19 Joseph Lesage, French painter/etcher (WWI), dies at 34
  • 1918-10-31 Egon Schiele, Austria painter/graphic artist, dies at 28
  • 1918-12-22 Albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter, dies at 83
  • 1919-07-26 Sir Edward Poynter, British painter (b. 1836)

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1919-12-03 Pierre A Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78

Painter & Sculptor Pierre Auguste Renoir
Painter & Sculptor
Pierre Auguste Renoir
  • 1920-01-25 Amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35
  • 1920-03-03 Theodor Philipsen, Danish painter (b. 1840)
  • 1920-07-05 Max Klinger, German graphic artist/painter/sculptor, dies at 63
  • 1920-08-22 Anders Zorn, Swedish painter (Gustavus Vasa), dies at 60
  • 1920-12-31 Albert Roelofs, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 43
  • 1921-02-04 Xavier Mellery, Belgian painter/illustrator, dies at 75
  • 1921-09-07 Alfred William Rich, watercolor painter (b. 1856)
  • 1921-11-12 Fernand Khnopff, Belgian painter and sculptor, dies at 63
  • 1922-06-09 Albert Baertsoen, Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 56
  • 1922-09-05 Georgette Agutte, French painter (b. 1867)
  • 1923-06-05 George H. Breitner, Dutch impressionist painter, dies at 65
  • 1924-05-25 Lyubov Popova, Russian painter (b. 1889)
  • 1924-11-07 Hans Thoma, German painter, dies at 75
  • 1924-12-28 Léon Bakst, Russian painter and scene and costume designer, dis at 58
  • 1925-04-15 John Singer Sargent, American painter (Wyndham Sisters), dies at 69
  • 1925-07-01 Jan P Veth, Dutch painter/lithographer/art historian, dies at 61
  • 1925-08-01 John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61
  • 1925-11-02 Antonius J Derkinderen, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 65
  • 1925-11-27 Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter, dies
  • 1925-12-29 Félix E Vallotton, Swiss painter/writer (Chaste Susanne), dies at 60
  • 1926-06-23 Viktor Vasnetsov, Russian painter (b. 1848)
  • 1926-12-04 Ivana Kobilca, Slovenian-born painter (b. 1861)
  • 1926-12-06 Claude [Oscar] Monet, French painter (impressionist), dies at 86
  • 1926-12-14 Theo van Rysselberghe, Belgian painter (pointillism), dies at 64
  • 1927-01-21 Floris H Verster, Dutch painter/cartoonist/etcher, dies at 65
  • 1927-05-11 Juan Gris, Spanish cubist painter, dies at 40
  • 1927-05-28 Boris Kustodiev, Russian painter (b. 1878)
  • 1927-09-19 Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (b. 1849)
  • 1929-01-02 Erich Wichman[n], Dutch fascist painter/sculptor, dies at 38
  • 1929-04-22 Henry Lerolle, French painter (b. 1848)
  • 1929-07-12 Robert Henri, US painter (The Eight), dies at 63
  • 1930-02-24 Jacobus van Looy, Dutch writer/painter (Night Cactus), dies at 74
  • 1930-04-17 Alexander Golovin, Russian painter (b. 1863)
  • 1930-06-05 Jules Pascin, [Julius Pincas], Bulgarian/US painter/cartoonist, dies
  • 1930-09-29 Ilya Yefimovich Repin, Russian painter (b. 1844)
  • 1930-10-03 Charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73
  • 1931-03-07 Akseli V Gallen-Kallela, Finnish painter/illustrator, dies at 65
  • 1931-03-07 Theo van Doesburg, [Christian Kupper], painter/architect, dies at 47
  • 1931-04-10 Khalil Gibran, Lebanese poet and painter (b. 1883)
  • 1931-07-16 Alice Pike Barney, American painter, dies at 74
  • 1932-02-17 Frans Gailliard, Belgian painter/graphic artist (Egina), dies at 70
  • 1932-09-20 Max Slevogt, German painter, dies at 63
  • 1932-12-13 Georgios Jakobides, Greek painter (b. 1853)
  • 1933-12-11 Emile C Wauters, Belgian painter (Van der Goes Klooster), dies at 87
  • 1934-03-22 Theophilos Hatzimihail, Greek painter (b. 1870)
  • 1934-08-10 John Kane, Scottish/US miner/painter, dies at 73
  • 1935-02-08 Max Liebermann, Ger impressionist painter/graphic artist, dies at 87
  • 1935-04-20 Juliaan de Vriendt, Flemish painter, dies at 92
  • 1935-10-04 Jean Béraud, French painter (b. 1849)
  • 1936-11-22 Louis Apol, Dutch painter, etcher and literary, dies at 86
  • 1938-02-06 Marianne Von Werefkin, Russian-German-Swiss Expressionist painter, dies at 77
  • 1938-06-15 Ernst L Kirchner, German painter, dies at 58
  • 1938-12-31 Richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter, dies at 70
  • 1939-02-07 Boris Grigoriev, Russian painter (b. 1886)
  • 1939-02-15 Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin, Russian painter (b. 1878)
  • 1939-07-14 Alphonse Mucha, Czech painter, decorative artist (b. 1860)
  • 1939-09-18 Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, Polish writer, painter, and photographer (b. 1885)
  • 1939-09-18 Gwen John, Welsh painter, dies at 63
  • 1940-06-02 Willem E Roelofs, painter/cartoonist, dies
  • 1940-06-21 Edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist, dies
  • 1940-06-29 Paul Klee, Swiss/German painter/tutor (Modern Art), dies at 60
  • 1940-09-15 Dick Ket, Dutch painter/cartoonist, dies at 37
  • 1941-02-06 Maximilien Luce, French painter, dies at 82
  • 1941-03-15 Alexej von Jawlensky, Russian painter (b. 1864)
  • 1941-11-21 George Morren, Flemish painter/sculptor, dies at 73
  • 1941-12-03 Pavel Filonov, Russian painter (b. 1883)
  • 1942-01-22 Walter Richard Sickert, British painter (Free House!), dies at 81
  • 1942-02-12 Grant Wood, US painter (American Gothic), dies at 50
  • 1942-04-12 Johannes E Akkeringa, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 80