Artemisia Gentileschi

1593 - 1653

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Artemisia Lomi or Artemisia Gentileschi (US: , Italian: [arteˈmiːzja dʒentiˈleski]; 8 July 1593 – c. 1656) was an Italian Baroque painter. Gentileschi is considered among the most accomplished seventeenth-century artists, initially working in the style of Caravaggio. She was producing professional work by the age of fifteen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Artemisia Gentileschi has received more than 2,231,285 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Artemisia Gentileschi is the 42nd most popular painter (up from 73rd in 2019), the 88th most popular biography from Italy (up from 222nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Italian Painter.

Artemisia Gentileschi is most famous for her painting Judith Slaying Holofernes, which depicts the biblical story of Judith beheading Holofernes.

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Among painters, Artemisia Gentileschi ranks 42 out of 1,428Before her are Jacques-Louis David, Giotto, René Magritte, Giuseppe Arcimboldo, Joan Miró, and Masaccio. After her are Tintoretto, Gustave Courbet, Nicolas Poussin, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Caspar David Friedrich, and Paul Klee.

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Among people born in 1593, Artemisia Gentileschi ranks 1After her are Georges de La Tour, Jacob Jordaens, Mumtaz Mahal, Toyotomi Hideyori, Matthäus Merian, Nicolaes Tulp, George I Rákóczi, Balthasar van der Ast, Anthony van Diemen, Catherine de' Medici, Governor of Siena, and George Herbert. Among people deceased in 1653, Artemisia Gentileschi ranks 1After her are Maarten Tromp, Luigi Rossi, Wolfgang Wilhelm, Count Palatine of Neuburg, Robert Filmer, Gabriel Naudé, Jan Wildens, Adriaen van Utrecht, Théophraste Renaudot, Simon de Vlieger, and Marcus Zuerius van Boxhorn.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Artemisia Gentileschi ranks 88 out of 4,088Before her are Pope Gregory VII (1020), Lucretius (-94), Masaccio (1401), Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor (1194), Domitian (51), and Bud Spencer (1929). After her are Empedocles (-490), Tintoretto (1518), Antonio Salieri (1750), Pope Leo XIII (1810), Silvio Berlusconi (1936), and Pliny the Elder (23).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Artemisia Gentileschi ranks 11Before her are Donatello (1386), Titian (1488), Amedeo Modigliani (1884), Giotto (1267), Giuseppe Arcimboldo (1526), and Masaccio (1401). After her are Tintoretto (1518), Andrea del Verrocchio (1435), Fra Angelico (1400), Paolo Veronese (1528), Giorgione (1478), and Giovanni Bellini (1430).