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Dieric Bouts

1415 - 1475

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Dieric Bouts (born c. 1415 – 6 May 1475) was an Early Netherlandish painter. Bouts may have studied under Rogier van der Weyden, and his work was influenced by van der Weyden and Jan van Eyck. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dieric Bouts has received more than 157,339 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Dieric Bouts is the 194th most popular painter (down from 185th in 2019), the 69th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 62nd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Dutch Painter.

Dieric Bouts is most famous for his series of paintings called the "Masters of the Holy Spirit." The series depicts the life of Jesus Christ from his birth to his death.

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Among painters, Dieric Bouts ranks 194 out of 1,421Before him are Suzanne Valadon, Fra Bartolomeo, Benozzo Gozzoli, Quentin Matsys, Antoine-Jean Gros, and Ivan Shishkin. After him are Pisanello, Niko Pirosmani, Anton Raphael Mengs, Hans Baldung, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, and Zeuxis.

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Among people born in 1415, Dieric Bouts ranks 3Before him are Piero della Francesca and Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Vasily II of Moscow, Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, Jan Długosz, Joanot Martorell, Jacquetta of Luxembourg, Albert van Ouwater, John Argyropoulos, Aristotele Fioravanti, and Afonso Gonçalves Baldaia. Among people deceased in 1475, Dieric Bouts ranks 3Before him are Paolo Uccello and Petrus Christus. After him are Radu cel Frumos, Bartolomeo Colleoni, Joan of Portugal, Afanasy Nikitin, Simon of Trent, Albert van Ouwater, Theodorus Gaza, Sin Sukju, and Charles I, Margrave of Baden-Baden.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Dieric Bouts ranks 69 out of 1,427Before him are Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), Peter Canisius (1521), Gerrit Rietveld (1888), Tobias Asser (1838), Frits Zernike (1888), and William IV, Prince of Orange (1711). After him are Jan Tinbergen (1903), William V, Prince of Orange (1748), Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), Jacob Roggeveen (1659), Hugo de Vries (1848), and Carel Fabritius (1622).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Dieric Bouts ranks 12Before him are Hieronymus Bosch (1450), Jan Steen (1626), Jacob van Ruisdael (1628), Han van Meegeren (1889), Pieter de Hooch (1629), and Theo van Gogh (1857). After him are Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), Carel Fabritius (1622), Gerard van Honthorst (1592), Judith Leyster (1609), Lucas van Leyden (1494), and Gerard David (1450).