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Giacomo Ceruti

1698 - 1767

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Giacomo Antonio Melchiorre Ceruti (13 October 1698 – 28 August 1767) was an Italian late Baroque painter, active in Northern Italy in Milan, Brescia, and Venice. He acquired the nickname Pitocchetto (the little beggar) for his many paintings of peasants dressed in rags. He was born in Milan, but worked primarily in Brescia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giacomo Ceruti has received more than 41,386 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Giacomo Ceruti is the 1,175th most popular painter, the 2,706th most popular biography from Italy and the 218th most popular Italian Painter.

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Among painters, Giacomo Ceruti ranks 1,175 out of 1,421Before him are Ilya Kabakov, Jan Mostaert, Otto Muehl, Anna Elizabeth Klumpke, Jeff Wall, and Alberto Burri. After him are Giovanni Santi, Michiel Sweerts, Iaia, Hans Erni, Boris Yefimov, and Mikoláš Aleš.

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Among people born in 1698, Giacomo Ceruti ranks 15Before him are Charles François de Cisternay du Fay, Francesco III d'Este, Duke of Modena, Erik Pontoppidan, Jean Calas, Johann Jakob Bodmer, and Pyotr Saltykov. After him are George Browne, Giambattista Lolli, and Henry Baker. Among people deceased in 1767, Giacomo Ceruti ranks 13Before him are Burkhard Christoph von Münnich, Emer de Vattel, Étienne de Silhouette, Ekkathat, Johann Schobert, and Firmin Abauzit. After him are Princess Luise Dorothea of Saxe-Meiningen, Mikhail Illarionovich Vorontsov, Prince Edward, Duke of York and Albany, Prince John August of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville, and Charles Townshend.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giacomo Ceruti ranks 2,706 out of 4,668Before him are Giuseppe Abbati (1836), Luigi Poggi (1917), Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava (1826), Blanche of Montferrat (1472), Graziadio Isaia Ascoli (1829), and Alberto Burri (1915). After him are Giovanni Antonio Magini (1555), Pietro Serantoni (1906), Steno (1917), Robertino Loreti (1947), Marco Cornaro (1285), and Gianni De Biasi (1956).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Giacomo Ceruti ranks 218Before him are Bonaventura Berlinghieri (1210), Lorenzo Lippi (1606), Giottino (1324), Carlo Cignani (1628), Giuseppe Abbati (1836), and Alberto Burri (1915). After him are Valerio Adami (1935), Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta (1841), Federico Zandomeneghi (1841), Bartolo di Fredi (1330), Davide Ghirlandaio (1452), and Francesco Zuccarelli (1702).