Today in the History of Painters (Part 7)

Art History Topics: Art Collector - Art Critic - Art Dealer - Art Director - Art Historian - Calligrapher - Comic Artist - Engraver - Etcher - Graphic Artist - Impressionism - Lithographer - Sculptor - Surrealism

Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 976

1885-02-24 - Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, Polish writer and painter (d. 1939)
1885-03-31 - Jules Pascin, [Julius Pincas], Bulgarian/US painter/cartoonist
1885-07-05 - Andre Lhote, French painter/art historian (Traité du paysage)
1885-07-11 - Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter
1885-10-21 - Jan Altink, Dutch painter/co-founder (Ploeg)
1885-10-23 - Lawren Harris, Canadian painter (d. 1970)
1885-10-27 - Sigrid Hjertén, Swedish modernist painter (d. 1948)
1885-12-05 - Dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School)
1886-01-18 - Peter Alma, Dutch painter/graphic artist
1886-02-14 - Theodor Werner, German painter
1886-02-28 - Jose Gutierrez Solana, Spanish painter/author (Madrid Escenas)
1886-03-01 - Oskar Kokoschka, Russia/Austrian/British, painter (Erasmus Prize 1960)
1886-05-12 - Albert Saverys, Flemish painter
1886-07-05 - Felix Timmermans, Flemish writer/painter/cartoonist (Pallieter)
1886-07-11 - Boris Grigoriev, Russian painter (d. 1939)
1886-07-23 - John C Poortenaar, painter/etcher/cartoonist
1886-08-13 - Jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter
1886-11-27 - Tsugouharu T Foujita, Japans/French painter
Painter Diego RiveraPainter Diego Rivera (1886-12-08) 1886-12-08 - Diego Rivera, [Lenin of Mexico], Guanajuato Mexico, painter ("En el Arsenal") and wife of Frida Kahlo, (d. 1957)
1887-01-03 - August Macke, German painter (d. 1914)
1887-02-27 - James D Innes, English painter
1887-03-14 - George Creten, Belgian sculptor/painter
1887-03-21 - Edwin Scharff, German "entartet" painter/sculptor
1887-03-23 - Juan Gris, Spain, cubist painter (Still Life Before an Open Window)
1887-06-20 - Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
1887-07-28 - Marcel Duchamp, Blainville-Crevon, French sculptor and painter (Nude Descending a Staircase)
1887-09-16 - Hans/Jean Arp, French/Swiss painter/poet/sculptor
1887-10-05 - Max Ackermann, German "entartet" painter
Painter and Sculptor Marcel DuchampPainter and Sculptor Marcel Duchamp (1887-07-28) 1887-11-01 - L. S. Lowry, British painter of industrial scenes (d. 1976)
1887-11-15 - Georgia O'Keefe, Sun Prairie Wisc, sculptor/painter (Cow's Skull)
1887-12-17 - Josef Lada, Czech painter (d. 1957)
1888-03-14 - Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Quebec painter (d. 1970)
1888-03-19 - Josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus)
1888-07-10 - Giorgio De Chirico, Greece, Metaphysical painter (Soothsayer)
1888-07-18 - Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter
1888-09-04 - Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor
1888-10-25 - Nils von Dardel, Swedish painter (d. 1943)
1889-02-06 - Karel Wellens, Flemish painter
1889-04-15 - Thomas Hart Benton, Missouri, painter/muralist (Lonesome Road)
1889-04-24 - Lyubov Popova, Russian painter (d. 1924)
1889-05-16 - Joan Collette, Dutch (male) painter (New Church, Delft)
1889-06-18 - Paul Joostens, Flemish painter
1889-10-10 - Han [Henricus A] Van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger (Vermeer)
1889-11-03 - Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer
1889-12-30 - Georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)
1890-06-12 - Egon Schiele, Austrian painter/graphic artist
1890-07-11 - Georg Annenkov, Russian/French painter
1890-08-11 - Erich Wichman, Dutch fascist painter/sculptor
1890-08-19 - Yves Alix, French painter/graphic artist
1890-11-05 - Jan Zrzavý, Czech painter (d. 1977)
1890-11-20 - Jean-Jacques Gailliard, Belgian painter
1890-12-05 - David Bomberg, English painter (d. 1957)
1890-12-19 - Klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880]
1890-12-22 - Mark Tobey, US abstract painter (Broadway Norm)
1891-01-10 - Jos Speybrouck, Flemish painter
1891-01-22 - Moise Kisling, Polish/French painter (La Souris Boiteuse)
1891-03-24 - Annie "Charley" Toorop, Dutch painter (3 Generations)
1891-04-02 - Max Ernst, Germany, painter/sculptor (founded surrealism)
1891-08-22 - Jacques Lipchitz, Polish/French/US painter/cubist sculptor
1891-12-23 - Alexandr Rodchenko, Russian painter and photographer (d. 1956)
1892-02-13 - Grant Wood, US, painter (American Gothic)
1892-05-30 - Fernando Amorsolo, Filipino painter (d. 1972)
1892-05-31 - Michel Kikoine, Belarus painter (d. 1968)
1892-07-08 - Pavel Korin, Russian painter (d. 1967)
1892-07-12 - Bruno Schulz, Polish writer and painter (d. 1942)
1893-02-15 - Harm H Kamerlingh Onnes, painter/etcher/ceramist
1893-04-20 - Joan Miró, Spanish painter and sculptor (d. 1983)
1893-07-26 - George Grosz, German painter (Gott mit uns)
1893-09-01 - Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japans/US painter/etcher/lithographer
1893-12-02 - Julius Bissier, German painter
1894-01-09 - Henryk Stazewski, Polish abstract painter/graphic artist
1894-01-30 - Marcel Canneel, Flemish painter (Reuzenstoet)
1894-04-10 - Ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1894-08-28 - Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower)
1894-12-07 - Stuart Davis, US painter
1895-06-26 - Jankel Adler, Polish painter
1895-07-04 - Massimo Campigli, Italian painter/illustrator
1895-07-19 - Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (d. 1953)
1895-07-20 - László Moholy-Nagy, Hungarian painter, photographer, and sculptor (d. 1946)
1895-11-08 - Photios Kontoglou, Greek writer, painter and iconographer (d. 1965)
1896-05-11 - Philippo de Pisis, Italian painter
1896-07-13 - Mordecai Ardon, Israeli painter (d. 1992)
1896-08-17 - Henry P de Vries, Dutch painter/poet (Laws of the Americas)
1896-10-16 - Edmond van Dooren, Flemish painter
1896-12-29 - David Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexico, painter/muralist (Lib of Chile)
1897-01-12 - Hendrik J Valk, painter/cartoonist/graphic artist
1897-02-20 - Ivan Albright, Illinois, painter (Door, Window)
1897-03-17 - Jozef C. Mazur, American stained glass artist and painter (d. 1970)
1897-03-24 - Charles Eyck, Dutch painter/sculptor
1897-09-23 - Paul Delvaux, Belgian painter (surrealist)
1897-11-14 - John Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1898-04-19 - Sybil Andrews, English/Canadian painter
1898-05-16 - Tamara de Lempicka, Polish-born painter (d. 1980)
1898-05-17 - Alfred Joseph Casson, Canadian painter (d. 1992)
1898-07-24 - Frank Mortelmans, Belgian painter
1898-09-12 - Ben Shahn, painter (1964 Arts & Letters)
1898-11-21 - René Magritte, Belgian surrealistic painter (This is Not a Pipe)
1898-12-10 - Anton Mauve, Dutch painter
1898-12-25 - Theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter
1899-02-22 - Dechko Uzunov, Bulgarian painter (d. 1986)

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Famous Divorces

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Famous Deaths

Deaths 601 - 700 of 901

1943-05-25 - Nils von Dardel, Swedish post-impressionist painter (b. 1888)
1943-11-05 - Louis Schelfhout, Dutch painter/graphic artist, dies at 62
1943-12-06 - Firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69
1943-12-29 - William H Singer, US painter/collector (Singer Museum), dies at 75
Painter/Print Maker Edvard MunchPainter/Print Maker Edvard Munch (1944-01-23) 1944-01-23 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (The Scream), dies at 80
1944-02-01 - Piet Mondrian, abstract painter (Composition in Blue), dies at 71
1944-02-17 - Fausto Agnelli, Swiss painter, dies at 64
1944-07-17 - Hugh Rigby, English portrait painter (King George V 1928-32), dies
1944-08-03 - Felix Nussbaum, German painter (Widerstandskunst), dies in Auschwitz
1944-08-03 - Felka Platek, wife of painter Felix Nussbaum, dies in Auschwitz
1944-12-17 - Vassily V Kandinsky, Russian/German/French painter, dies
1945-04-10 - Hendrik N Werkman, resistance/painter (Blue Boat), executed at 63
Abstract Painter Piet MondrianAbstract Painter Piet Mondrian (1944-02-01) 1946-06-28 - Eduard Veterman, Dutch painter/playwright, dies in an auto accident
1946-07-26 - Morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
1946-09-13 - Eugene Lanceray, Russian painter (b. 1875)
1946-09-28 - Jean Van de Eeckhoudt, Belgian painter, dies
1946-10-29 - John S Curry, US painter (Baptism in Kansas), dies
1947-01-23 - Pierre Bonnard, French painter/illustrator, dies at 79
1947-01-24 - Felix Timmermans, writer/painter (Gift from St Nicholas), dies at 60
1947-12-13 - Nicholas Roerich, Russian-born painter (b. 1874)
1947-12-30 - Han [Henricus A] van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger, dies at 58
1948-03-24 - Sigrid Hjertén, Swedish modernist painter (b. 1885)
1949-03-17 - Aleksandra Ekster, Russian painter (b. 1882)
1949-05-16 - William Newzam Prior Nicholson, painter/engraver, dies
1949-09-07 - José Clemente Orozco, Mexican painter (b. 1883)
1949-11-19 - James Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (Oestereetster), dies at 89
1950-12-27 - Max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66
1951-01-07 - Johanna C H "Nelly" Bodenheim, painter (Luilekkerland), dies at 76
1951-09-01 - Wolfgang Schulze, [Wols], German drawer/painter, dies at 38
1952-01-04 - Constantl Permeke, Flemish painter (Boerin), dies at 65
1952-08-16 - Lydia Field Emmet, American painter (b. 1866)
1952-09-18 - Hippoliet Daeye, Flemish painter (Dreamy), dies
1953-01-11 - Marcel Canneel, Flemish painter, dies at 58
1953-03-01 - Anton GO Ridder Van Rappard, painter/lithographer/etcher, dies
1953-03-23 - Raoul Dufy, painter, Forcalquier, France
1953-04-29 - Moise Kisling, Polish/French painter (La souris boiteuse), dies at 62
1953-05-14 - Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japans/US painter/etcher, dies at 59
1953-09-26 - Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (b. 1895)
1953-09-27 - Jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter/caricaturist, dies at 72
1953-12-02 - Francis Picabia, French painter/illustrator, dies at 75
1954-01-11 - Edgar Tytgat, Flemish painter/etcher/drawer, dies at 77
1954-07-13 - M C Frida Kahlo, Mexican painter/wife of Diego Rivera, dies at 47
1954-07-17 - Dirk B Nanninga, painter, dies at 85
Impressionist Painter Henri MatisseImpressionist Painter Henri Matisse (1954-11-03) 1954-11-03 - Henri E B Matisse, French painter/sculptor (Dance II), dies at 84
1955-01-15 - Yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies
1955-03-16 - Nicolas de Staël, French-Russian painter (b. 1914)
1955-04-25 - Paulus B Barth, Swiss painter/lithographer, dies at 73
1955-06-06 - Max Meldrum, Scottish-born Australian painter (b. 1875)
1955-06-16 - Ozias Leduc, Quebec painter (b. 1864)
1955-06-29 - Max Pechstein, German painter/graphic artist (Oceania), dies at 73
1955-11-06 - Charley Toorop, [Annie CP Fernhout-Toorop], Dutch painter, dies at 64
1956-02-02 - Pyotr Konchalovsky, Russian painter (b. 1876)
1956-02-26 - Herman Courtens, Belgian baron/painter, dies at 72
1956-04-02 - Philippo de Pisis, Italian painter, dies at 59
1956-04-15 - Emile Nolde [Hansen], German painter (Grablegung Christi), dies at 88
1956-06-08 - Marie Laurencin, French painter (b. 1883)
1956-12-04 - Alexandr Rodchenko, Russian painter and photographer (b. 1891)
1957-05-08 - Johannes C B "Jan" Sluyters, Dutch painter, dies at 75
1957-05-09 - Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glasier, dies at 67
1957-08-19 - David Bomberg, English painter (b. 1890)
1957-09-16 - Ch'i Pai-shih, traditional Chinese painter, dies at 93
1957-10-25 - Henry C van de Velde, Flemish painter/architect, dies at 94
Painter Diego RiveraPainter Diego Rivera (1957-11-24) 1957-11-24 - Diego Rivera, Mexican painter, dies at 70
1958-02-13 - Georges Rouault, French painter (Christ aux outrages), dies at 86
1958-03-01 - Giacomo Balla, Italian painter, dies at 86
1958-04-11 - Konstantin Yuon, Russian painter (b. 1875)
1958-04-26 - Johan N C "Joan" Collette, painter, dies at 68
1958-06-29 - Charles Spencelayh, English painter (b. 1865)
1958-07-11 - Karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69
1958-10-01 - Robert Falk, Russian painter (b. 1886)
1958-10-12 - Gerard Hordijk, Dutch architect/painter, dies at 59
1958-10-15 - John C Poortenaar, painter/etcher/cartoonist, dies at 72
1958-11-13 - Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style), dies at 81
1959-07-06 - George Grosz, German cartoonist/painter (Ecce Homo), dies at 65
1959-08-19 - Jacob Epstein, US/English sculptor/painter, dies at 78
1959-12-14 - Maria EG "Lizzy" Ansingh, Dutch painter (Cast Off), dies at 84
1960-02-22 - Paul-Émile Borduas, Quebec painter (b. 1905)
1960-03-24 - Paul Joostens, Flemish painter, dies at 70
1960-03-30 - Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter, dies at 90
1960-10-22 - Edgar Scauflaire, Belgian, painter/decorator, dies at 67
1961-03-07 - Englebert van Anderlecht, Belgian painter, dies at 42
1961-07-06 - Cuno Amiet, Swiss painter, dies at 93
1961-10-04 - Max Weber, Polish/Russ/US painter, dies
Primitive Painter Grandma MosesPrimitive Painter Grandma Moses (1961-12-13) 1961-12-13 - Grandma Moses [Anna M], US painter, dies at 101
1962-01-06 - Jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57
1962-01-21 - Andre Lhote, French painter/art historian, dies at 76
1962-02-10 - Willem Paerels, Neth/Belgian painter/graphic artist, dies at 83
1962-05-13 - Franz Jozef Kline, US expressionist painter, dies at 51
1962-06-06 - Yves Klein, French sculptor/painter, dies at 34
1962-08-07 - Morris Louis, US painter (post painterly abstraction), dies at 49
1962-09-03 - Anton Mauve, Dutch painter, dies at 63
1962-10-17 - Natalia Goncharova, Russian painter (b. 1882)
1963-08-31 - George F Broque, cubist painter, dies at 81 in Paris
1963-08-31 - Georges Braque, French painter (b. 1882)
1964-02-24 - Alexander Archipenko, Ukr sculptor/water colors painter, dies at 76
1964-02-28 - Dirk HW Filarski, painter/lithographer (Bergen School), dies at 78
1964-04-29 - Albert Saverys, Flemish painter, dies at 77
1964-05-10 - Mikhail Larionov, Russian painter (b. 1881)
1965-01-05 - Paul Arntzenius, painter/graphic artist/etcher, dies at 81
1965-06-26 - Johan C T Kikkert, painter/etcher/critic, dies at 82


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