Édouard Manet Rank
About Édouard Manet
Édouard Manet was a French painter known for his masterworks such as The Luncheon on the Grass (Le déjeuner sur l'herbe), Olympia and Music in the Tuileries. He was one of the first artists of the 19th century to paint modern life. His works played instrumental roles in the transition from Realism to Impressionism.
He was the son of Eugénie-Desirée Fournier and Auguste Manet. In 1863, he married Suzanne Leenhoff.
His 1863 painting Olympia of a completely nude woman “Olympia” relaxing on a bed with a dressed black servant offering her flowers was one of his masterworks that caused a lot of controversy upon its release.
Édouard Manet Rank
Édouard Manet photo gallery
Famous quotes by Édouard Manet
I would kiss you, had I the courage.Édouard Manet
It is not enough to know your craft - you have to have feeling. Science is all very well, but for us imagination is worth far more.Édouard Manet
There are no lines in nature, only areas of colour, one against another.Édouard Manet
Édouard Manet's Popularity
Édouard Manet was a famous French painter, who was born on January 23, 1832. As a person born on this date, Édouard Manet is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (January 23) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1832).
People born on January 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Édouard Manet is the 398th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Édouard Manet's birthday, Édouard Manet is the 48th most famous French and ranks 15th in famous people born in Paris, France.
In general, Édouard Manet ranks as the 5469th most popular famous person, and the 20th most popular painter of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 25,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.
Learn about famous persons' keys to fame, discover interesting trivia and find out where they rank on several types of charts. Use it as fun information for a birthday party or a game at another type of celebration. Start a scrapbook of everyone born on your birthday or give a gift of a scrapbook of everyone born on a loved one's birthday. Take a look at the currently trending celebrities, the most popular birthdays for a specific day or jump to a random or recently added celebrity's page if you're not looking for anything specific.