Hans Burgkmair

1473 - 1531

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Hans Burgkmair the Elder (1473–1531) was a German painter and woodcut printmaker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Burgkmair has received more than 63,143 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Hans Burgkmair is the 404th most popular painter (up from 410th in 2019), the 1,071st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,030th in 2019) and the 36th most popular German Painter.

Hans Burgkmair is most famous for his woodcuts and paintings of the life of Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among painters, Hans Burgkmair ranks 404 out of 1,428Before him are Anton Mauve, Alexander Roslin, Albert Marquet, Stefano di Giovanni, Giovanni Boldini, and Valentin Serov. After him are Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, Vasily Perov, Fernand Khnopff, Anselm Kiefer, Michael Pacher, and Albert Anker.

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Among people born in 1473, Hans Burgkmair ranks 10Before him are Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, Thomas Wolsey, Georg von Frundsberg, John Corvinus, Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales, and Cecilia Gallerani. After him are Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury, Henry IV, Duke of Saxony, Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, and James III of Cyprus. Among people deceased in 1531, Hans Burgkmair ranks 4Before him are Huldrych Zwingli, Antonio Pigafetta, and Louise of Savoy. After him are Tilman Riemenschneider, Gerónimo de Aguilar, Johannes Oecolampadius, Pedro Arias Dávila, and Vallabha.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Burgkmair ranks 1,071 out of 5,289Before him are Ulrich von Jungingen (1360), Karl Mack von Leiberich (1752), Robert Huber (1937), Ludwig Quidde (1858), Joseph Süß Oppenheimer (1698), and Emil Jellinek (1853). After him are Georg Friedrich Grotefend (1775), Bruno of Querfurt (970), Princess Juliane of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1781), Engelbert Humperdinck (1854), Natalia Alexeievna (1755), and Maria Sophia of Neuburg (1666).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Hans Burgkmair ranks 36Before him are Hendrik Goltzius (1558), Stefan Lochner (1410), Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876), Erich Heckel (1883), Max Klinger (1857), and Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (1884). After him are Anselm Kiefer (1945), Wilhelm Busch (1832), Wolf Vostell (1932), Veit Stoss (1450), Gabriele Münter (1877), and Anna Maria van Schurman (1607).