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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 612,282 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Andrea Mantegna is the 75th most popular painter, the 253rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 230th 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 1,421Before him are Lucas Cranach the Elder, Rogier van der Weyden, Alphonse Mucha, Gustave Doré, Frans Hals, and Pietro Perugino. After him are Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, François Boucher, Lili Elbe, Honoré Daumier, Paul Signac, and Fra Angelico.

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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, John of Coimbra, Prince of Antioch, 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, Alexander Jagiellon, Anne of Foix-Candale, Sultan Husayn Bayqara, Sesshū Tōyō, Beatriz, Duchess of Viseu, Alexander Agricola, Sancha of Aragon, and João I of Kongo.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Andrea Mantegna ranks 253 out of 4,668Before him are Michelangelo Antonioni (1912), Sonia Gandhi (1946), Sergio Mattarella (1941), Pope Innocent IX (1519), Pope Lucius III (1110), and Livia (-58). After him are Germanicus (-15), Pope Benedict II (635), Valentinian III (419), Man in the Iron Mask (1640), Pope Urban I (222), and Pope Boniface IV (550).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Andrea Mantegna ranks 20Before him are Artemisia Gentileschi (1593), Giorgione (1478), Giovanni Bellini (1430), Domenico Ghirlandaio (1448), Piero della Francesca (1415), and Pietro Perugino (1446). After him are Fra Angelico (1400), Cimabue (1240), Paolo Uccello (1475), Filippo Lippi (1406), Vittore Carpaccio (1465), and Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696).