Abraham Bloemaert

1566 - 1651

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Abraham Bloemaert (25 December 1566 – 27 January 1651) was a Dutch painter and printmaker in etching and engraving. He was initially working in the style of the "Haarlem Mannerists", but in the 16th century altered his style in line with the new Baroque style that was then developing. He mostly painted history subjects and some landscapes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abraham Bloemaert has received more than 75,098 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Abraham Bloemaert is the 393rd most popular painter (down from 380th in 2019), the 147th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 145th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Dutch Painter.

Abraham Bloemaert was a Dutch painter who is most famous for his portraits.

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Among painters, Abraham Bloemaert ranks 393 out of 1,428Before him are Mikhail Vrubel, Federico Zuccari, Maarten van Heemskerck, Aleksandra Ekster, Marie Laurencin, and Aelbert Cuyp. After him are Arshile Gorky, Andrea Solari, Giuseppe Castiglione, Frederic Leighton, Anton Mauve, and Alexander Roslin.

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Among people born in 1566, Abraham Bloemaert ranks 7Before him are Mehmed III, James VI and I, Sigismund III Vasa, Carlo Gesualdo, Isabella Clara Eugenia, and Giambattista Basile. After him are Mary Magdalene de' Pazzi, Giovanni Baglione, Jan Jesenius, Sendivogius, Anna Juliana Gonzaga, and Joachim Wtewael. Among people deceased in 1651, Abraham Bloemaert ranks 5Before him are Kösem Sultan, Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria, Lennart Torstensson, and Tokugawa Iemitsu. After him are Jeremi Wiśniowiecki, Tugay Bey, Anna Catherine Constance Vasa, Virginia Centurione Bracelli, Cornelis de Vos, Ngawang Namgyal, and Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Abraham Bloemaert ranks 147 out of 1,209Before him are Jeroen Krabbé (1944), Ruud Krol (1949), Jan van Scorel (1495), Maarten van Heemskerck (1498), Dennis Bergkamp (1969), and Aelbert Cuyp (1620). After him are Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918), Anton Mauve (1838), Johan van Oldenbarnevelt (1547), Piet Keizer (1943), Ruud Lubbers (1939), and Antonis Mor (1519).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Abraham Bloemaert ranks 36Before him are Adriaen van Ostade (1610), Meindert Hobbema (1638), Karel Appel (1921), Jan van Scorel (1495), Maarten van Heemskerck (1498), and Aelbert Cuyp (1620). After him are Anton Mauve (1838), Antonis Mor (1519), Pieter Lastman (1583), Salomon van Ruysdael (1602), Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606), and Ary Scheffer (1795).