Andrea Mantegna

1431 - 1506

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Andrea Mantegna (UK: , US: , Italian: [anˈdrɛːa manˈteɲɲa]; c. 1431 – September 13, 1506) was an Italian painter, a student of Roman archeology, and son-in-law of Jacopo Bellini. Like other artists of the time, Mantegna experimented with perspective, e.g. by lowering the horizon in order to create a sense of greater monumentality. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrea Mantegna has received more than 513,127 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Andrea Mantegna is the 75th most popular painter (down from 65th in 2019), the 230th most popular biography from Italy (down from 200th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Italian Painter.

Andrea Mantegna is most famous for his frescoes and paintings of religious subjects.

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Among painters, Andrea Mantegna ranks 75 out of 1,428Before him are Piero della Francesca, Gustave Doré, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Henri Rousseau, Alfred Sisley, and Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot. After him are François Boucher, Max Ernst, Ilya Repin, Paolo Uccello, Pietro Perugino, and Bartolomé Esteban Murillo.

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Among people born in 1431, Andrea Mantegna ranks 4Before him are Vlad the Impaler, Pope Alexander VI, and François Villon. After him are Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Ladislaus Hunyadi, Jasper Tudor, and John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu. Among people deceased in 1506, Andrea Mantegna ranks 3Before him are Christopher Columbus and Philip I of Castile. After him are Yeonsangun of Joseon, Anne of Foix-Candale, Alexander Jagiellon, Sultan Husayn Bayqara, Sesshū Tōyō, Alexander Agricola, João I of Kongo, and Beatriz, Duchess of Viseu.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Andrea Mantegna ranks 230 out of 4,088Before him are Cesare Lombroso (1835), Gerolamo Cardano (1501), Gina Lollobrigida (1927), Germanicus (-15), Pope Marcellus II (1501), and Pope Benedict XI (1240). After him are Pope Clement X (1590), Bonaventure (1221), Tommaso Campanella (1568), Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710), Sergio Mattarella (1941), and Pope Alexander I (100).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Andrea Mantegna ranks 20Before him are Fra Angelico (1400), Paolo Veronese (1528), Giorgione (1478), Giovanni Bellini (1430), Piero della Francesca (1415), and Domenico Ghirlandaio (1448). After him are Paolo Uccello (1475), Pietro Perugino (1446), Cimabue (1240), Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696), Filippo Lippi (1406), and Antonio da Correggio (1489).