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1st january 1793 (231 years)

Francesco Lazzaro Guardi dies

Italian painter

1st january 1959 (65 years)

The Communist revolutionary Fidel Castro led the Cubans to victory over Fulgencia Batista

1st january 1864 (160 years)

Alfred Stieglitz is born

Photographer and promoter of modern art

3rd january 1919 (105 years)

Frank Duveneck is born

American portraitist

7th anuary 1989 (35 years)

Emperor Hirohito dies

124th Emperor of Japan

19th january 1839 (185 years)

Paul Cezanne is born

French Post-Impressionist painter

19th january 1889 (135 years)

Sophie Taeuber-Arp is born

Swiss artist and painter

23rd january 1989 (35 years)

Salvador Dalì dies

Spanish surrealist painter

23rd january 1889 (135 years)

Alexandre Cabanel dies

French painter

26th january 1824 (200 years)

Théodore Géricault dies

French painter

26th january 1714 (310 years)

Jean-Baptiste Pigalle dies

French sculptor

23rd january 1944 (80 years)

Edvard Munch dies

Norwegian painter

28th january 1929 (95 years)

Claes Oldenburg is born

American Pop Artist

1st february 1944 (80 years)

Piet Mondrian dies

Dutch pioneer of abstract art

18th february 1564 (460 years)

Michelangelo Buonarroti dies

Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet

25th february 1914 (110 years)

Sir John Tenniel dies

British illustrator and political cartoonist, best known for his work for Punch and Alice in Wonderland

28th february 1929 (95 years)

Frank Gehry is born

Canadian-born American architect and designer

3rd march 1914 (110 years)

Asger Jorn is born

Danish painter and founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA

13rd march 1864 (160 years)

Alexej von Jawlensky is born

Russian expressionist painter active in Germany

24th march 1834 (190 years)

William Morris is born

British artist and writer

31st march1889 (135 years)

Official opening of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, a world icon

1st april 1919 (105 years)

Walter Gropius founded the Staatliche Bauhaus in Weimar

6th april 1959 (65 years)

Frank Lloyd Wright dies


7th april 1614 (410 years)

El Greco dies

Greek painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance

10th april 1894 (130 years)

Ben Nicholson is born

English pianter

22nd april 1929 (95 years)

Henry Lerolle dies

French painter

24th april 1904 (120 years)

Willem de Kooning is born

American Abstract Expressionist

2nd may 1519 (505 years)

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci dies

Universal genius Leonardo is considered one of the most ingenious and prolific minds of the Renaissance

10th may 1849 (175 years)

Katsushika Hokusai dies

Japanese painter

16th may 1949 (75 years)

William Nicholson dies

British Pianter

21st may 1844 (180 yeras)

Henri Rousseau is born

French painter

31st may 1549 (475 years)

Tintoretto dies

Italian painter

10th june 1819 (205 years)

Gustave Courbet dies

French painter who led the Realism movement in 19th-century French painting

5th july 1969 (55 years)

Walter Gropius dies

German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School

14th july 1939 (85 years)

Alphonse Mucha dies

Czech Art Nouveau painter and decorative artist

25th july 1969 (55 years)

Otto Dix dies

German painter and printmaker

11st august 1614 (410 years)

Lavinia Fontana dies

Italian painter regarded as the first woman artist

6th september 1939 (85 years)

Arthur Rackham dies

English illustrator best known for his illustrations for Alice in Wonderland, The Christmas Carol and many others

18th september 1839 (185 years)

Anton Mauve is born

Painter, graphic artist and cousin of Vincent van Gogh

26th september 1914 (110 years)

August Macke dies

German expressionist painter

4th october 1814 (210 years)

Jean-Francois Millet is born

French painter and one of the founders of the Barbizon school in rural France

4th october 1669 (355 years)

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn dies

Prolific painter, draftsman, and etcher, usually regarded as the greatest artist of Holland’s “Golden Age”

9th october 1874 (150 years)

Nicholas Roerich is born

Russian painter influenced by spirituality, a recurring theme in his philosophy and writings

10th october 1684 (340 years)

Jean Antoine Watteau is born

French painter who profoundly influenced other artists thanks to his use of color

26th october 1764 (260 years)

William Hogarth dies

English painter, printmaker, pictorial satirist, social critic, and editorial cartoonist

9th november 1949 (75 Years)

James Ensor died
Belgian painter

24th november 1864 (160 years)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is born

French artist

1st december 1899 (125 years)

Eileen Agar is born

British painter and photographer associated with the Surrealist movement

2nd december 1859 (165 years)

Georges Pierre Seurat is born

French post-Impressionist painter and draftsman

3rd december 1919 (105 years)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir dies

French painter known throughout the world as a leader of Impressionism

3rd november 1954 (70 years)

Henri Matisse dies

French artist and leader of the Fauvist movement

4th decemebr 1914 (110 years)

Rudolf Hausner is born

Austrian painter, draftsman and sculptor described as the first psychoanalytic painter.

8th december 1864 (160 years)

Camille Claudel is born

French sculptor

17th december 1904 (120 years)

Paul Cadmus is born

American painter and photographer

13rd december 1944 (80 years)

Wassily Kandinsky dies

Russian-born French artist known for his purely abstract work

18th December 1879 (145 years)

Paul Klee is born

Swiss-German painter influenced by Expressionism, Cubism and Surrealism

18th december 1869 (155 years)

Edward Redfield is born

American Impressionist landscape painter

23rd December 1989 (35 years)

Nancy Graves is born

conceptual sculpture artist

26th December 1909 (115 years)

Frederic Remington dies

American painter, illustrator, sculptor and writer.

31st December 1514 (510 years)

Andreas Vesalio is born

the Flemish physician who wrote and illustrated the first comprehensive textbook of human anatomy,