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Bartholomeus van der Helst

1613 - 1670

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Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613 – buried 16 December 1670) was a Dutch painter. Considered to be one of the leading portrait painters of the Dutch Golden Age, his elegant portraits gained him the patronage of Amsterdam's elite as well as the Stadtholder's circle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bartholomeus van der Helst has received more than 88,879 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Bartholomeus van der Helst is the 648th most popular painter (down from 628th in 2019), the 252nd most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 245th in 2019) and the 58th most popular Dutch Painter.

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Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Bartholomeus van der Helst ranks 648 out of 1,428Before him are Constant Troyon, Pompeo Batoni, Michael Sittow, Pieter Jansz. Saenredam, Jean-Baptiste Regnault, and Andreas Achenbach. After him are Nicolas de Largillière, Jean Fautrier, Anton Ažbe, John Martin, Hans Hartung, and David Roberts.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1613, Bartholomeus van der Helst ranks 8Before him are André Le Nôtre, Gerrit Dou, Claude Perrault, John George II, Elector of Saxony, Carl Gustaf Wrangel, and Mattia Preti. After him are Jean François Paul de Gondi, Giovanni Pietro Bellori, Khushal Khattak, Luisa de Guzmán, William Frederick, Prince of Nassau-Dietz, and Gu Yanwu. Among people deceased in 1670, Bartholomeus van der Helst ranks 9Before him are Frederick III of Denmark, Johann Rudolf Glauber, Louis Le Vau, Ferdinando II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Nicholas Francis, Duke of Lorraine, and Salomon van Ruysdael. After him are Giovanna Garzoni, George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle, William VII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Niccolò Zucchi, and Honorat de Bueil, seigneur de Racan.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Bartholomeus van der Helst ranks 252 out of 1,209Before him are Willem van Hanegem (1944), Jan Janssen (1940), Eddie Van Halen (1955), Geert Wilders (1963), Pieter Jansz. Saenredam (1597), and Princess Christina of the Netherlands (1947). After him are Mart Stam (1899), Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem (1622), Jozef Israëls (1824), Robin van Persie (1983), Nicolaes Maes (1634), and Cornelis Tromp (1629).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Bartholomeus van der Helst ranks 58Before him are Philips Wouwerman (1619), Cornelis van Haarlem (1562), Abraham van Beijeren (1620), Balthasar van der Ast (1593), Otto van Veen (1556), and Pieter Jansz. Saenredam (1597). After him are Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem (1622), Jozef Israëls (1824), Nicolaes Maes (1634), Hendrick ter Brugghen (1588), Pieter van Laer (1599), and Jean Malouel (1370).