Adam Frans van der Meulen

1632 - 1690

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Adam Frans van der Meulen or Adam-François van der Meulen (11 January 1632 – 15 October 1690) was a Flemish painter and draughtsman who was particularly known for his scenes of military campaigns and conquests. Van der Meulen also painted portraits, hunting scenes, paintings of chateaux and landscapes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adam Frans van der Meulen has received more than 45,833 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Adam Frans van der Meulen is the 742nd most popular painter (up from 748th in 2019), the 260th most popular biography from Belgium (up from 261st in 2019) and the 47th most popular Belgian Painter.

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Among painters, Adam Frans van der Meulen ranks 742 out of 2,023Before him are Mihály Zichy, Jan van der Heyden, Julio González, Jean-Baptiste van Loo, George Romney, and Gillis van Coninxloo. After him are Spinello Aretino, Eugène Fromentin, Luis de Morales, Josefa de Óbidos, Léon Cogniet, and Juan Sánchez Cotán.

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Among people born in 1632, Adam Frans van der Meulen ranks 12Before him are Samuel von Pufendorf, Christopher Wren, Jean Mabillon, Maria Leopoldine of Austria, Francis Hyacinth, Duke of Savoy, and Michael I Apafi. After him are Phetracha, Francesco Provenzale, Feodosia Morozova, Giovanni Battista Vitali, Rahman Baba, and Adolf William, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach. Among people deceased in 1690, Adam Frans van der Meulen ranks 10Before him are Philip William, Elector Palatine, Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria, David Teniers the Younger, Abraham Brueghel, Giovanni Legrenzi, and Michael I Apafi. After him are Juan de Valdés Leal, Yun Shouping, Isabel Luísa, Princess of Beira, Abraham van Beijeren, Domenico Gabrielli, and Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Adam Frans van der Meulen ranks 260 out of 1,190Before him are William of St-Thierry (1085), Godfrey I, Count of Louvain (1060), Ovide Decroly (1871), Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), Pierre Deligne (1944), and Michel de Ghelderode (1898). After him are John of Ruusbroec (1293), Pierre de Decker (1812), François-Joseph Fétis (1784), Cornelis Floris de Vriendt (1514), Frans Pourbus the Younger (1569), and Jean Stas (1813).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Adam Frans van der Meulen ranks 47Before him are Barthélemy d'Eyck (1420), Frans Hogenberg (1535), Herri met de Bles (1480), Frans Masereel (1889), Antoine Wiertz (1806), and Gillis van Coninxloo (1544). After him are Frans Pourbus the Younger (1569), Jan Fyt (1611), Frans Floris (1519), Abraham Janssens (1570), Sebastiaen Vrancx (1573), and Michiel Coxie (1499).