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Emanuel de Witte

1617 - 1692

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Emanuel de Witte (1617–1692) was a Dutch perspective painter. In contrast to Pieter Jansz Saenredam, who emphasized architectural accuracy, De Witte was more concerned with the atmosphere of his interiors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emanuel de Witte has received more than 83,931 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Emanuel de Witte is the 695th most popular painter (up from 769th in 2019), the 274th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 293rd in 2019) and the 63rd most popular Dutch Painter.

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Among painters, Emanuel de Witte ranks 695 out of 1,421Before him are Lippo Memmi, Agostino Tassi, Jan Kupecký, David Roberts, Anton Ažbe, and Ludolf Bakhuizen. After him are Carolus-Duran, Giovanni Baglione, Frans Masereel, Jasper Johns, Victor Brauner, and Louis-Léopold Boilly.

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Among people born in 1617, Emanuel de Witte ranks 8Before him are 5th Dalai Lama, Gerard ter Borch, Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine, Frederick VI, Margrave of Baden-Durlach, Margravine Louise Charlotte of Brandenburg, and Leopoldo de' Medici. After him are Elias Ashmole, Magdalene Sibylle of Saxony, Yun Hyu, John Michael Wright, Ralph Cudworth, and Richard Lovelace. Among people deceased in 1692, Emanuel de Witte ranks 2Before him is Maria Antonia of Austria. After him are Prince Georg Friedrich of Waldeck, Elias Ashmole, Giovanni Battista Vitali, Wang Fuzhi, Heinrich Bach, Marie de Bourbon, Countess of Soissons, and Thomas Shadwell.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Emanuel de Witte ranks 274 out of 1,427Before him are Adriaen de Vries (1556), Jozef Israëls (1824), Hendrik Verwoerd (1901), Willem van Hanegem (1944), Geert Wilders (1963), and William I, Count of Holland (1167). After him are Jan Peter Balkenende (1956), Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), Jacob van Campen (1596), Armin van Buuren (1976), Hercules Seghers (1589), and Aert de Gelder (1645).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Emanuel de Witte ranks 63Before him are Adriaen van de Velde (1636), Cornelis van Haarlem (1562), Balthasar van der Ast (1593), Pieter Jansz. Saenredam (1597), Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem (1622), and Jozef Israëls (1824). After him are Hercules Seghers (1589), Aert de Gelder (1645), Abraham van Beijeren (1620), Esaias van de Velde (1587), Jan van Huysum (1682), and Willem van de Velde the Younger (1633).