Famous Painters

The Most Famous Painters

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Paul StanleyJanuary 20, 1952AmericanPaul Stanley is a famous American hard rock guitarist, singer, songwriter and painter
Mary Pinchot MeyerOctober 14, 1920AmericanMary Pinchot Meyer was an American journalist and painter who became famous for her alleged affair with the former US president John F Kennedy
Norman RockwellFebruary 3, 1894AmericanNorman Rockwell was a talented American painter and illustrator
Peter Paul RubensJune 28, 1577BelgianPeter Paul Rubens was a Dutch artist, who rose to become one of the most influential Baroque painters of his generation
Jamini RoyApril 11, 1887IndianJamini Roy was a path-breaking artist who started the trend of coming up with painting rich in folk art tradition
Amrita ShergilJanuary 30, 1913IndianCalled India’s Frida Kahlo, Amrita Shergil was a female painter who played an important role in 20th century India
John RuskinFebruary 8, 1819BritishJohn Ruskin was an English artist and a leading art critic of the Victorian era
Piet MondrianMarch 7, 1872DutchPiet Mondrian was a famous Dutch painter
Camille CorotJuly 16, 1796FrenchCamille Corot was a French painter known for his landscape painting whose style inspired the innovations of Impressionism
Tyeb MehtaJuly 25, 1925IndianTyeb Mehta was one of the prominent contemporary Indian painters

Nicolas Poussin

Nicolas Poussin was a famous French painter and draftsman and a leading painter of the classical French Baroque style

FrenchJune 15, 1594115 views
Peter Paul Rubens

Peter Paul Rubens

Peter Paul Rubens was a Dutch artist, who rose to become one of the most influential Baroque painters of his generation

BelgianJune 28, 1577168 views

Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani was an Italian painter and sculptor who reveled in painting the nudes

ItalianJuly 12, 1884103 views

Tyeb Mehta

Tyeb Mehta was one of the prominent contemporary Indian painters

IndianJuly 25, 1925122 views

Amrita Shergil

Called India’s Frida Kahlo, Amrita Shergil was a female painter who played an important role in 20th century India

IndianJanuary 30, 1913148 views

Jamini Roy

Jamini Roy was a path-breaking artist who started the trend of coming up with painting rich in folk art tradition

IndianApril 11, 1887155 views

Robert Rauschenberg

Robert Rauschenberg was an American artist known for pioneering the concept of pop art with Jasper Johns

AmericanOctober 22, 192593 views

Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian was a famous Dutch painter

DutchMarch 7, 1872136 views

Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell was a talented American painter and illustrator

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson was a French photographer

FrenchAugust 22, 190894 views