Artists & Painters Whose First Name Starts With W

Discover the famous artists & painters whose name starts with W. The list includes people like William Blake, Wassily Kandinsky, William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Willem de Kooning, William Hogarth and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of artists & painters whose names start with W includes people from United States, England, Germany, China and other countries all over the world.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Wes Borland

Wes Borland.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: February 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, USA
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 2 William Blake

William Blake.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter, Poet
Birthdate: November 28, 1757
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 12, 1827

 3 Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky.
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Famous As: Painters
Birthdate: December 16, 1866
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Moscow
Died: December 13, 1944

 4 Will Sampson

Will Sampson.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: September 27, 1933
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Okmulgee, Oklahoma, USA
Died: June 3, 1987
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 5 William-Adolphe Bouguereau

William-Adolphe Bouguereau.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 30, 1825
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: La Rochelle, France
Died: August 19, 1905

 6 Willem de Kooning

Willem de Kooning.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: April 24, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Died: March 19, 1997

 7 William Hogarth

William Hogarth.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 10, 1697
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 26, 1764
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 8 Winslow Homer

Winslow Homer.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: February 24, 1836
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 29, 1910

 9 William Etty

William Etty
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 10, 1787
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: York
Died: November 13, 1849

 10 Will Eisner

Will Eisner
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Famous As: Cartoonist
Birthdate: March 16, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 3, 2005

 11 Walter Sickert

Walter Sickert
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 31, 1860
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Munich
Died: January 22, 1942

 12 W. S. Gilbert

W. S. Gilbert
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Dramatist
Birthdate: November 18, 1836
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Southampton Street, London, England
Died: May 29, 1911

 13 Wayne Thiebaud

Wayne Thiebaud
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Famous As: Painter, University teacher, Artist
Birthdate: November 15, 1920
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mesa

 14 William Holman Hunt

William Holman Hunt
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter, Artist
Birthdate: April 2, 1827
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cheapside
Died: September 7, 1910

 15 Wyndham Lewis

Wyndham Lewis
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Famous As: Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Birthdate: November 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amherst
Died: March 7, 1957

 16 Winsor McCay

Winsor McCay
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Famous As: Cartoonist, Animator, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: September 26, 1869
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Canada
Died: July 26, 1934

 17 William Kentridge

William Kentridge
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Film director, Artist, Painter
Birthdate: April 28, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Johannesburg

 18 Willem Arondeus

Willem Arondeus
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer, Painter
Birthdate: August 22, 1894
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Naarden
Died: July 1, 1943

 19 William Merritt Chase

William Merritt Chase
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 1, 1849
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nineveh
Died: October 25, 1916

 20 Wolfgang Beltracchi

Wolfgang Beltracchi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Art forger, Artist, Painter, Sculptor, Writer
Birthdate: February 4, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Höxter

 21 Walter Crane

Walter Crane
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter, Illustrator
Birthdate: August 15, 1845
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: March 14, 1915

 22 Wifredo Lam

Wifredo Lam
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: December 8, 1902
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sagua La Grande, Cuba
Died: September 11, 1982

 23 Wang Yangming

Wang Yangming
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Calligrapher
Birthdate: October 26, 1472
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Yuyao, Zhejiang Province
Died: January 9, 1529

 24 Wangechi Mutu

Wangechi Mutu
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist, Painter
Birthdate: June 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nairobi

 25 We'wha

We'wha
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 1849 AD
Birthplace: New Mexico, United States
Died: 1896 AD

 26 Wang Wei

Wang Wei
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 0699 AD
Birthplace: Qixian, Jinzhong, China
Died: 0759 AD

 27 Walter Moers

Walter Moers
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Famous As: Comic creator
Birthdate: May 24, 1957
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mönchengladbach, Germany

 28 Wilhelm Busch

Wilhelm Busch
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 15, 1832
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wiedensahl, Germany
Died: January 9, 1908

 29 Wang Xizhi

Wang Xizhi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Calligrapher
Birthdate: 0303 AD
Birthplace: Langya Commandery
Died: 0361 AD

 30 William Thornton

William Thornton
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: May 20, 1759
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Died: March 28, 1828

 31 William Henry Jackson

William Henry Jackson
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Painter, Photographer, Explorer, Artist, Mountaineer
Birthdate: April 4, 1843
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Keeseville
Died: June 30, 1942

 32 Wu Daoxuan

Wu Daoxuan
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 0680 AD
Birthplace: Yuzhou, Xuchang, China
Died: 0760 AD

 33 William Powell Frith

William Powell Frith
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: January 9, 1819
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aldfield, England
Died: November 2, 1909

 34 Wladyslaw Strzeminski

Wladyslaw Strzeminski
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 21, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
Died: December 26, 1952

 35 Wolfgang von Kempelen

Wolfgang von Kempelen
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Famous As: Engineer, Writer, Painter, Playwright, Chess player, Architect
Birthdate: January 23, 1734
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bratislava
Died: March 26, 1804

 36 Willy Stower

Willy Stower
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: May 22, 1864
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wolgast, German Empire
Died: May 31, 1931

 37 Wenceslaus Hollar

Wenceslaus Hollar
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Famous As: Bohemian etcher
Birthdate: July 13, 1607
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Prague, Czechoslovakia
Died: March 25, 1677

 38 Walter De Maria

Walter De Maria
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: October 1, 1935
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Albany, California, United States
Died: July 25, 2013

 39 William Turner of Oxford

William Turner of Oxford
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 12, 1789
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Black Bourton, Oxfordshire, England
Died: August 7, 1862

 40 Wanda Gág

Wanda Gág
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: March 11, 1893
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Ulm, Minnesota, United States
Died: June 27, 1946

 41 Wu Guanzhong

Wu Guanzhong
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 29, 1919
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yixing, China
Died: June 25, 2010

 42 Wolfgang Paalen

Wolfgang Paalen
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 22, 1905
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: September 24, 1959

 43 Willem Claesz Heda

Willem Claesz Heda
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: December 14, 1594
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Haarlem, Netherlands
Died: 1680 AD

 44 Wolf Vostell

Wolf Vostell
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 14, 1932
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Leverkusen, Germany
Died: April 3, 1998

 45 William Glackens

William Glackens
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 13, 1870
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 22, 1938

 46 William Harnett

William Harnett
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 10, 1848
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Clonakilty, Ireland
Died: October 29, 1892

 47 William Dobson

William Dobson
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 4, 1611
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 28, 1646

 48 William Morris Hunt

William Morris Hunt
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 31, 1824
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brattleboro, Vermont, United States
Died: September 8, 1879

 49 William Keith

William Keith
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 18, 1838
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oldmeldrum, Scotland
Died: April 13, 1911

 50 William Addison Dwiggins

William Addison Dwiggins
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Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: June 19, 1880
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Martins Ferry, Ohio, United States
Died: December 25, 1956