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Bernardo Bellotto

1721 - 1780

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Bernardo Bellotto (c. 1721/2 or 30 January 1721 – 17 November 1780), was an Italian urban landscape painter or vedutista, and printmaker in etching famous for his vedute of European cities – Dresden, Vienna, Turin, and Warsaw. He was the student and nephew of the renowned Giovanni Antonio Canal Canaletto and sometimes used the latter's illustrious name, signing himself as Bernardo Canaletto. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernardo Bellotto has received more than 222,869 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Bernardo Bellotto is the 221st most popular painter (up from 249th in 2019), the 753rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 823rd in 2019) and the 60th most popular Italian Painter.

Bernardo Bellotto was an Italian painter and engraver who is most famous for his paintings of Venice.

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Among painters, Bernardo Bellotto ranks 221 out of 1,421Before him are Joshua Reynolds, Sonia Delaunay, Andrea Pozzo, George Grosz, Aristide Maillol, and Ulrika Eleonora of Denmark. After him are Jacopo Bellini, Raoul Dufy, Jan Matejko, Ferdinand Hodler, Luca Giordano, and Charles-François Daubigny.

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Among people born in 1721, Bernardo Bellotto ranks 2Before him is Madame de Pompadour. After him are Friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, Countess Palatine Caroline of Zweibrücken, Prince William, Duke of Cumberland, Louis Victor, Prince of Carignano, Guillaume-Chrétien de Lamoignon de Malesherbes, Duke Ferdinand of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Countess Palatine Elisabeth Auguste of Sulzbach, Tobias Smollett, Samuel von Brukenthal, and Johann Kirnberger. Among people deceased in 1780, Bernardo Bellotto ranks 4Before him are Maria Theresa, Étienne Bonnot de Condillac, and Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine. After him are Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria, Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, Jacques-Germain Soufflot, Francesco III d'Este, Duke of Modena, Duchess Luise of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Charles I, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Victor Amadeus II, Prince of Carignano, and Kristijonas Donelaitis.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Bernardo Bellotto ranks 753 out of 4,668Before him are Alessandro Manzoni (1785), Pope Leo VI (914), Vannozza dei Cattanei (1442), Pope Romanus (850), Giacomo della Porta (1533), and Giovanni Paisiello (1740). After him are Jacopo Bellini (1396), Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1590), Tarcisius (263), Jacopo Sansovino (1486), Luca della Robbia (1399), and Marcus Claudius Tacitus (200).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Bernardo Bellotto ranks 60Before him are Giorgio Morandi (1890), Piero di Cosimo (1462), Antonio del Pollaiolo (1429), Pinturicchio (1454), Lorenzo di Credi (1459), and Andrea Pozzo (1642). After him are Jacopo Bellini (1396), Luca Giordano (1634), Giacomo Balla (1871), Lorenzo Lotto (1480), Pietro Lorenzetti (1280), and Sebastiano del Piombo (1485).