Francesco Solimena

1657 - 1747

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Francesco Solimena (4 October 1657 – 3 April 1747) was a prolific Italian painter of the Baroque era, one of an established family of painters and draughtsmen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francesco Solimena has received more than 55,377 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Francesco Solimena is the 656th most popular painter (down from 636th in 2019), the 1,761st most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,646th in 2019) and the 150th most popular Italian Painter.

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Among painters, Francesco Solimena ranks 656 out of 1,428. Before him are Jean Fautrier, Anton Ažbe, John Martin, Hans Hartung, David Roberts, and Michael Ancher. After him are Jens Juel, Donald Judd, Albert Bierstadt, Fernand Cormon, Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem, and Palma il Giovane.

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Among people born in 1657, Francesco Solimena ranks 8Before him are Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia, Emeric Thököly, Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle, Sambhaji, Michel Richard Delalande, and Philip Prospero, Prince of Asturias. After him are Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz, Guido Starhemberg, and Arai Hakuseki. Among people deceased in 1747, Francesco Solimena ranks 14Before him are Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues, Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Giuseppe Crespi, Philip Johan von Strahlenberg, and Claude Alexandre de Bonneval. After him are Karl Leopold, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Jean-Féry Rebel, Andrey Osterman, and Barthold Heinrich Brockes.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Francesco Solimena ranks 1,761 out of 4,088. Before him are Roberto Donadoni (1963), Eduardo De Filippo (1900), Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora (1804), Iva Zanicchi (1940), Ippolito II d'Este (1509), and Giacinto Scelsi (1905). After him are Margherita Gonzaga, Duchess of Lorraine (1591), Archduke Maximilian of Austria-Este (1782), Prince Ferdinando, Duke of Genoa (1822), Giacomo dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto (1944), Publius Cornelius Scipio Nasica (-230), and Palma il Giovane (1548).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Francesco Solimena ranks 150Before him are Giovanni Battista Gaulli (1639), Altichiero (1330), Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio (1467), Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (1683), Giovanni di Paolo (1403), and Pompeo Batoni (1708). After him are Palma il Giovane (1548), Carlo Maratta (1625), Ridolfo Ghirlandaio (1483), Guido of Siena (1230), Lippo Memmi (1291), and Tommaso da Modena (1326).