Abraham Janssens

1570 - 1632

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Abraham Janssens I, Abraham Janssen I or Abraham Janssens van Nuyssen (1575–1632) was a Flemish painter, who is known principally for his large religious and mythological works, which show the influence of Caravaggio. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abraham Janssens has received more than 45,546 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Abraham Janssens is the 998th most popular painter (down from 916th in 2019), the 359th most popular biography from Belgium and the 65th most popular Belgian Painter.

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Among painters, Abraham Janssens ranks 998 out of 1,428Before him are Amadeo de Souza Cardoso, Pellegrino Tibaldi, Henry Hill, Adriaen van de Venne, Jean-Louis Forain, and Nikolai Yaroshenko. After him are Joaquín Torres-García, Joseph-Nicolas Robert-Fleury, Hans von Marées, Yehuda Pen, Lorenzo Lippi, and Giovanni Fattori.

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Among people born in 1570, Abraham Janssens ranks 10Before him are Willem Janszoon, Johann II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Giorgi Saakadze, John Smyth, Péter Pázmány, and Alessandro Salvio. After him are Salamone Rossi and Melchior Vulpius. Among people deceased in 1632, Abraham Janssens ranks 17Before him are Maurice, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Margherita Gonzaga, Duchess of Lorraine, Albert Girard, Ludovico Ludovisi, Jan Porcellis, and Anna of Cleves. After him are Ernest Casimir I, Count of Nassau-Dietz, Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari, Augustus, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, Susenyos I, and Thomas Dekker.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Abraham Janssens ranks 359 out of 899Before him are Mark Eyskens (1933), Olivier Gendebien (1924), Maria of Brabant, Holy Roman Empress (1190), Léon Delacroix (1867), Joseph Decaisne (1807), and Edgar P. Jacobs (1904). After him are Caspar Barlaeus (1584), Romelu Lukaku (1993), Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), Paul Anspach (1882), Prince Laurent of Belgium (1963), and Louis Michel (1947).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Abraham Janssens ranks 65Before him are Jan Porcellis (1583), Jan Sanders van Hemessen (1500), Justus Sustermans (1597), Jan Provoost (1465), Joachim Beuckelaer (1533), and Paul Bril (1556). After him are Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), Hieronymus Cock (1518), Eugène Boch (1855), Jan Frans van Bloemen (1662), Adam van Noort (1562), and Gerard de Lairesse (1640).