Today in the History of Painters (Part 9)

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 801 - 900 of 976

1914-02-03 - Cornelis "Kees" Andrea, Dutch painter/graphic artist/carpet designer
1914-04-04 - Gustave Camus, Belgian painter
1914-08-03 - Rick Slabbinck, Flemish painter
1914-08-04 - Rik Slabbinck, Flemish painter
1914-12-21 - Ivan Generalić, Austro-Hungarian-born Croatian painter (d. 1992)
1915-01-24 - Robert B Motherwell, US, painter (Elegies to the Spanish Republic)
1915-03-12 - Alberto Burri, Italian physician/sculptor/abstract painter
1915-03-14 - Kenneth Rowntree, painter
1915-05-27 - Louise Annand-MacFarquhar, Lanarkshire, Scotland, painter and film-maker (At the Museum), (d. 2012)
1915-11-28 - Evald Okas, Estonian painter
1916-01-04 - Catherina Elisabeth "Tootje" Vreede, portrait painter
1916-06-04 - Fernand Leduc, Canadian painter (The Automatistes)
1916-06-29 - David Donaldson, painter
1916-07-07 - Luc Peire, Flemish painter/graphic artist
1916-07-22 - Hipolito M Ocalia, Curacao, landscape painter
1916-11-20 - William John Elwyn Davies, painter
1916-12-16 - Theo Bitter, Dutch painter/set designer
1917-04-22 - Sidney Nolan, Australia, painter/illustrator (Ned Kelly)
1917-06-11 - James Bostock, painter/engraver
1917-07-12 - Andrew Wyeth, Chadds Ford Pa, painter (Christina's World)
1917-11-01 - Margaret Taylor Burroughs, US author/house painter (Black Queen)
1918-02-07 - Markey Robinson, Northern Irish painter (d. 1999)
1918-03-24 - Englebert van Anderlecht, Belgian painter
1919-06-02 - Nat Mayer Shapiro, American painter (d. 2005)
1919-08-27 - John Cox, Flemish/US painter/dir (Museum of Fine Physician, Boston)
1920-01-30 - Patrick Heron, abstract painter
1920-01-31 - Patrick Heron, painter
1920-04-06 - Bernard Carter, British painter/etcher
1920-04-17 - Joan "Maudie" Warburton, painter
1920-07-21 - Constantly, [A Nieuwenhuys], painter (Uprising of Homo Ludens)
1920-08-19 - Lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter
1920-08-25 - Jef Diederen, Dutch painter
1920-11-23 - Wayne Thiebaud, American painter
1920-12-30 - Aad de Haas, Dutch religious painter/graphic artist/cartoonist
1921-01-14 - Charles Gaupp, German/Dutch painter
1921-02-13 - Zao-Wou-Ki, Chinese/French painter/graphic artist
1921-04-25 - Karel Appel, painter (Vragende Children)
1921-05-04 - Edo Murtić, Croatian painter (d. 2005)
1921-05-12 - Joseph Beuys, Germany, avant-garde painter/politician
1921-06-08 - LeRoy Neiman, American painter, (d. 2012)
1921-06-19 - Herman Berserik, Dutch painter/graphic artist
1921-07-30 - Georg G Lampe, Dutch painter/director (Free Academy)
1921-10-07 - John Arthur Giles Gere, English art historian (Pre-Raphaelite painter)
1921-11-17 - Albert Bertelsen, Danish painter
1921-11-26 - Francoise Gilot, painter, designer, author living legacy award, 1984
1922-02-24 - Richard Hamilton, painter
1922-04-22 - Richard C Diebenkorn Jr, US, painter (Ocean Park Paintings)
1922-07-03 - Corneille [Cornelis G of Beverloo], Dutch painter (Africa, Antilles)
1922-08-23 - Pierre Gauvreau, Quebec painter, television writer and producer
1922-12-01 - Geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
1923-06-25 - Samuel Lewis Francis, painter
1923-07-03 - William Mills, painter
1923-08-17 - Larry Rivers, [Grossberg], NYC, painter (Wash crossing Delaware-1953)
1923-09-29 - Ellen Malcolm, painter
1923-10-18 - Suzanne Perlman, Hungarian/Dutch Antilian painter
1923-10-27 - Roy Lichtenstein, NYC, Pop art painter (painted comic book panels)
1923-12-13 - Antoni Tapies, Barcelona, Spain, painter, sculptor, and theorist (Dau al Set), (d. 2012)
1923-12-18 - Lotti [Charlotte] van der Gaag, Dutch sculptor/painter
1924-01-07 - Roloff Beny, Alberta, painter/photographer (A Time of Gods)
1924-01-29 - Marcelle Ferron, Quebec painter and stained glass artist (d. 2001)
1924-04-10 - Kenneth Noland, American painter
1924-09-08 - Mimi Parent, Canadian painter (d. 2005)
1924-09-15 - Lucebert, Dutch poet/painter/cartoonist (Boozz, PC Hooft prize 1967)
1924-11-26 - George Segal, New York, American painter and sculptor of lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver)
1925-04-11 - Johan van Zonderen, painter
1925-10-22 - Robert Rauschenberg, Port Arthur Tex, painter (Gloria)
1925-11-17 - Libby Newman, painter/printmaker/curator
1926-09-10 - Beryl Cook, British painter
1926-10-25 - Ismail Gulgee, Pakistani painter
1926-12-20 - David Levine, US painter
1927-02-09 - Norman Adams, painter/ceramic sculptor
1927-03-10 - Paul Wunderlich, German lithographer/painter/sculptor
1927-10-19 - Pierre Alechinsky, Belgian painter/director (Cobra)
1928-04-28 - Yves Klein, French sculptor/painter
1928-05-09 - Ralph Goings, American painter
1928-07-10 - Bernard Buffet, French painter (d. 1999)
1928-07-11 - Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Jonas & the Whale)
1928-07-19 - John Bratby, painter/writer (Breakdown)
1928-10-07 - Sohrab Sepehri, Persian poet and painter (d. 1980)
1928-10-12 - Al Held, US, painter/sculptor (hard edge-style)
1928-10-30 - Michael Andrews, painter
1928-11-29 - Tahir Salahov, Azerbaijani painter
1930-02-03 - Gillian Ayres, English painter
1930-02-11 - Roy De Forest, American Painter (d. 2007)
1930-02-16 - F G R Cuming, painter
1930-02-22 - James McGarrell, American painter
1930-03-11 - David Gentleman, designer/painter
1930-03-28 - George Bruce, painter
1930-04-30 - Raoul de Keyser, [Dekeyser], Flemish painter
1930-05-15 - Jasper Johns, Augusta, Ga, painter/sculptor (Green Target)
1930-05-23 - Richard Anuszkiewicz, Erie, Pa, painter
1930-05-30 - Robert Ryman, American painter
1930-08-02 - Vali Myers, Australian painter (d. 2003)
1930-09-06 - Andre Beullens, Flemish painter
1930-09-22 - Antonio Saura, Spanish painter
1931-03-04 - Han Jansen, Dutch painter
1931-04-24 - Bridget Riley, British painter (op-art)
1931-04-25 - David Shepherd, painter
1931-04-29 - Frank Auerbach, German-born British painter
1931-06-07 - Malcolm Morley, English-born painter

Famous Weddings

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Famous Divorces

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Famous Deaths

Deaths 801 - 900 of 901

1992-03-27 - Martin Engelman, Dutch cartoonist/painter/graphic artist, dies
1992-04-11 - Alejandro Obregón, Colombian painter (b. 1920)
1992-04-28 - Francis Bacon, Irish/British abstract painter, dies at 82
1992-06-18 - Mordecai Ardon, one of Israel's greatest painters (b. 1896)
1992-08-14 - Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter, dies at 104
1992-10-11 - Theo Wolvencamp, painter (Cobra), dies
1992-10-23 - Kees Spermon, Dutch painter/graphic artist, dies
1992-11-27 - Ivan Generalić, Croatian painter (b. 1914)
1992-11-28 - Sidney Nolan, Australian painter (b. 1917)
1992-12-21 - Sybil Andrews, English/Canada painter, dies at 94
1992-12-30 - Caesar [Caesar] Domela, painter/son of Ferdinand D Nieuwenhuis, dies
1993-02-26 - Mark Kolthoff, Dutch painter/photographer, dies at 92
1993-03-24 - Erik Andriesse, Dutch painter (skulls, skeletons), dies at 35
1993-03-30 - Richard C Diebenkorn Jr, US painter (Ocean Park Paintings), dies at 70
1993-04-14 - Jo Boer, Dutch painter/writer/author (Heir, dies at 85
1993-05-19 - Nemesio Antunes, Chilean painter, dies at 75
1993-08-01 - Alfred Manessier, Fr painter (glass-in-lead), dies in car crash at 81
1993-10-20 - Sugiyama Yasushi, Japanese painter (b. 1909)
1993-11-04 - Basuki Abdullah, Indonesian painter, murdered at 78
1993-11-15 - Luciano Liggio, Italian mafia leader/painter, dies
1994-02-04 - Han Jansen, Dutch painter, dies at 62
1994-02-13 - Theo Bitter, Dutch painter/set designer, dies at 79
1994-03-11 - Jacques Doucet, French painter (Mostar Sarajevo), dies at 69
1994-03-26 - Jan Bor, Dutch violinist/painter, dies at 83
1994-05-27 - Theo Swagemakers, portrait painter, dies at 95
1994-07-15 - Jeanne Bieruma Oosting, Dutch painter/illustrator, dies
1994-07-20 - Paul Delvaux, Belgian surrealistisch painter, dies at 96
1994-09-05 - Edgar Louis Vanderstegen Millington Drake, painter, dies at 62
1994-09-14 - David van Cup, sculptor/painter, dies at 57
1994-09-19 - Sandra Fisher, painter, dies at 47
1994-10-01 - Karoli Ruth Needles, painter, dies at 54
1994-10-11 - Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Nereus on Zeepaard), dies at 66
1994-10-17 - Rik van Bentum, painter/art director of Paradiso, dies at 57
1994-10-22 - Chester WIlliams, painter, dies at 73
1994-11-04 - Sam Francis, US painter (Basel Mural), dies at about 71
1994-11-04 - Samuel Lewis Francis, painter, dies at 71
1994-12-09 - Max Bill, Swiss painter/sculptor/politician, dies at 85
1995-01-02 - Manuel Rivera, Spanish painter/co-founder (El Paso), dies at 67
1995-01-13 - Arnold Smith, painter (Vigelius Prize 1935), dies at 89
1995-01-29 - Chris de Marigny, painter/designer, dies at 52
1995-02-13 - Alberto Burri, Ital's physician/sculptor/painter), dies at 79
1995-02-14 - Alberto Burri, Ital physician/sculptor/painter, dies at 79
1995-02-17 - Thelma Hulbert, painter, dies at 81
1995-03-05 - Marguerite Kelsey, Engl painter/sculptor model (Haunting), dies at 86
1995-03-21 - Daan Wildschut, Dutch painter/author, dies at 81
1995-07-19 - Michael Andrews, painter, dies at 66
1995-09-03 - Mary Adshead, muralist/painter, dies at 91
1995-09-13 - Walter Goetz, illustrator cartoonist/painter, dies at 83
1995-10-08 - Frederick Harry Baines, painter, dies at 85
1995-11-09 - Thelma Hulbert, English house painter, dies at 81
1996-01-18 - Leonor Fini, painter, dies at 87
1996-04-21 - Rodney Meredith Thomas, architect/painter, dies at 93
1996-06-10 - Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, painter, dies at 89
1996-07-31 - Joan "Maudie" Warburton, painter, dies at 76
1996-08-14 - Uzo Egonu, painter/print maker, dies at 64
1996-08-22 - David Donaldson, painter, dies at 80
1996-08-28 - Phyllis Pearsall, painter/writer, dies at 89
1997-01-13 - William Mills, painter, dies at 74
1997-02-21 - Kenneth Rowntree, painter, dies at 81
1997-03-15 - Victor Vasarely, Hungarian painter (b. 1906)
1997-11-13 - William John Elwyn Davies, painter, dies at 80
1999-01-28 - Markey Robinson, Irish painter (b. 1918)
1999-10-04 - Bernard Buffet, French painter (b. 1928)
2000-06-09 - Jacob Lawrence, American painter (b. 1917)
2001-02-18 - Balthus, Polish-born painter (b. 1908)
2001-08-26 - Louis Muhlstock, Canadian painter (b. 1904)
2001-11-19 - Marcelle Ferron, Quebec painter and stained glass artist (b. 1924)
2002-03-12 - Jean-Paul Riopelle, Quebec painter and sculptor (b. 1923)
2002-11-23 - Roberto Matta, Chilean painter (b. 1911)
2002-12-09 - Ian Hornak, American Painter, Draughtsman and Sculptor (b. 1944)
2002-12-09 - Stan Rice, American painter, educator, and poet (b. 1942)
2003-01-14 - Koloman Sokol, Slovak painter (b. 1902)
2003-02-12 - Vali Myers, Australian painter (b. 1930)
2003-11-09 - Gordon Onslow Ford, English painter (b. 1912)
2005-01-01 - Eugene J. Martin, American painter, artist (b. 1938)
2005-01-02 - Edo Murtić, Croatian painter (b. 1921)
2005-01-14 - Conroy Maddox, English painter (b. 1912)
2005-06-14 - Mimi Parent, Canadian painter (b. 1924)
2005-08-01 - Constant Nieuwenhuys, Dutch painter (b. 1920)
2005-10-24 - Mokarrameh Ghanbari, Iranian painter (b. 1928)
2005-12-02 - Nat Mayer Shapiro, American painter (b. 1919)
2006-05-03 - Karel Appel, Dutch painter (b. 1921)
2006-09-01 - Sir Kyffin Williams, Welsh landscape painter (b. 1918)
2006-11-26 - Mário Cesariny, Portuguese painter and writer (b. 1923)
2007-02-04 - Jules Olitski, Ukrainian-born American abstract painter and sculptor (b. 1922)
2007-12-31 - Michael Goldberg, American painter (b. 1924)
2008-02-08 - Chua Ek Kay, Singaporean painter (b. 1947)
2008-02-09 - Jazeh Tabatabai, Iranian avant-garde painter, poet and sculptor. (b. 1931)
2008-04-16 - Joseph Solman, American painter
2008-11-20 - Sven Inge, Swedish painter and modern artist (b. 1935)
2009-01-16 - Andrew Wyeth, American realist painter (b. 1917)
2009-05-30 - Torsten Andersson, Swedish painter (b. 1926)
2010-05-17 - Walasse Ting, Chinese/American painter (b. 1929)
2010-06-07 - Omar Rayo, Colombian painter, sculptor, caricaturist and plastic artist. (b. 1928)
2010-11-08 - Jack Levine, American painter (b. 1915)
2011-03-29 - Ângelo de Sousa, Portuguese painter and sculptor (b. 1938)
2011-06-09 - M. F. Husain, Indian artist, painter (b. 1915)
2011-07-21 - Lucian Freud, Realist painter (b. 1922)
2012-01-06 - Louise Annand-MacFarquhar, Scottish painter and film-maker, dies at 96
2012-02-13 - Lillian Bassman, American photographer and painter, dies at 94


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