Giovanni Fattori

1825 - 1908

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Giovanni Fattori (September 6, 1825 – August 30, 1908) was an Italian artist, one of the leaders of the group known as the Macchiaioli. He was initially a painter of historical themes and military subjects. In his middle years, inspired by the Barbizon school, he became one of the leading Italian plein-airists, painting landscapes, rural scenes, and scenes of military life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Fattori has received more than 60,555 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Giovanni Fattori is the 1,004th most popular painter (down from 936th in 2019), the 2,368th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,124th in 2019) and the 196th most popular Italian Painter.

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Among painters, Giovanni Fattori ranks 1,004 out of 1,428Before him are Abraham Janssens, Joaquín Torres-García, Joseph-Nicolas Robert-Fleury, Hans von Marées, Yehuda Pen, and Lorenzo Lippi. After him are Olga Boznańska, Raden Saleh, Salomon Gessner, Félix Ziem, Gillis van Coninxloo, and Hans Erni.

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Among people born in 1825, Giovanni Fattori ranks 43Before him are Sher Ali Khan, Iwakura Tomomi, Charles Lavigerie, Émile Ollivier, Julius Oppert, and Jean-Baptiste Arban. After him are Đuro Daničić, Rafael Núñez, Benedetto Cairoli, Felix Hoppe-Seyler, August Beer, and Jules Barbier. Among people deceased in 1908, Giovanni Fattori ranks 44Before him are Joseph Freinademetz, Qasim Amin, Sidney Paget, Friedrich Traun, Cut Nyak Dhien, and Herman Snellen. After him are Ludovic Halévy, Georgy Voronoy, Nicolás Salmerón y Alonso, Ernst I, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg, Edward MacDowell, and Mustafa Kamil Pasha.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Fattori ranks 2,368 out of 4,088Before him are John Italus (1025), Lorenzo Lippi (1606), Raffaele Farina (1933), Antonio Bertoloni (1775), Giovanni Animuccia (1520), and Eleonora Rossi Drago (1925). After him are Roberto Farinacci (1892), Vitale Faliero (1100), Dagobert of Pisa (1100), Francesco Manfredini (1684), Piero Cappuccilli (1929), and Prince Thomas, Duke of Genoa (1854).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Giovanni Fattori ranks 196Before him are Cigoli (1559), Bartolomeo Montagna (1450), Taddeo Zuccari (1529), Maso di Banco (1250), Lucia Anguissola (1536), and Lorenzo Lippi (1606). After him are Alberto Burri (1915), Pietro Canonica (1869), Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz (1815), Il Pordenone (1484), Romaine Brooks (1874), and Marco Basaiti (1470).