Francesco Guardi

1712 - 1793

Francesco Guardi

Francesco Lazzaro Guardi (Italian pronunciation: [franˈtʃesko ˈgwardi]; 5 October 1712 – 1 January 1793) was an Italian painter, nobleman, and a member of the Venetian School. He is considered to be among the last practitioners, along with his brothers, of the classic Venetian school of painting. In the early part of his career he collaborated with his older brother Gian Antonio in the production of religious paintings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francesco Guardi has received more than 113,807 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 288th most popular painter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.98

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Francesco Guardis by language


Among painters, Francesco Guardi ranks 287 out of 1,258Before him are Pieter Claesz, Gerard ter Borch, Philippe de Champaigne, Karel van Mander, Lucian Freud, and Masolino da Panicale. After him are Orazio Gentileschi, Oskar Schlemmer, Paul Delaroche, Jean-Baptiste Greuze, Claude Joseph Vernet, and Hilma af Klint.

Most Popular Painters in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1712, Francesco Guardi ranks 6Before him are Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Frederick the Great, Count of St. Germain, Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine, and Sayat-Nova. After him are Charles-Michel de l'Épée, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp, Tokugawa Ieshige, Francesco Algarotti, Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, and George Grenville. Among people deceased in 1793, Francesco Guardi ranks 13Before him are Carlo Goldoni, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Yolande de Polastron, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Madame Roland, and Jacques Pierre Brissot. After him are Alexander Roslin, Charles Bonnet, John Hancock, Antoine Barnave, Fletcher Christian, and John Hunter.

Others Born in 1712

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1793

Go to all Rankings

In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Francesco Guardi ranks 899 out of 3,282Before him are Gino Bartali (1914), Alessandro Marcello (1673), Salvatore Quasimodo (1901), Marie Joséphine of Savoy (1753), Masolino da Panicale (1383), and Constantius Gallus (325). After him are Antipope Anacletus II (1090), Tiberius Gemellus (19), Orazio Gentileschi (1563), Bartolomeo Eustachi (1500), Maurice Garin (1871), and Nicola Porpora (1686).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Francesco Guardi ranks 83Before him are Francesco Primaticcio (1504), Niccolò dell'Abbate (1512), François Gérard (1770), John Singer Sargent (1856), Francesco Melzi (1491), and Masolino da Panicale (1383). After him are Orazio Gentileschi (1563), Salvator Rosa (1615), Lorenzo Monaco (1370), Taddeo Gaddi (1290), Rosalba Carriera (1673), and Melozzo da Forlì (1438).

Painters Born in Italy

Go to all Rankings