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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 86,260 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Hans Burgkmair is the 465th most popular painter (down from 403rd in 2019), the 1,289th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,071st in 2019) and the 44th 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 465 out of 1,421Before him are Anna Maria van Schurman, Anselm Feuerbach, Geertgen tot Sint Jans, Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio, Jan van Scorel, and Frederic Edwin Church. After him are André Charles Boulle, Grant Wood, Arshile Gorky, Bruce Nauman, Adélaïde Labille-Guiard, and Pietro Longhi.

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Among people born in 1473, Hans Burgkmair ranks 12Before him are Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury, Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales, Georg von Frundsberg, John Corvinus, Cecilia Gallerani, and Henry IV, Duke of Saxony. After him are Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk and James III of Cyprus. Among people deceased in 1531, Hans Burgkmair ranks 4Before him are Huldrych Zwingli, Louise of Savoy, and Antonio Pigafetta. After him are Tilman Riemenschneider, Gerónimo de Aguilar, Johannes Oecolampadius, Vincenzo Catena, Pedro Arias Dávila, and Vallabha.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Burgkmair ranks 1,289 out of 6,142Before him are Hermann Kolbe (1818), Frederick I, Margrave of Meissen (1257), Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (1942), Christian Wulff (1959), Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg (1744), and Karl von Habsburg (1961). After him are Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg (1684), Rudolf Erich Raspe (1736), Robert Koldewey (1855), Heinz Lammerding (1905), Walter Rauff (1906), and Erwin Neher (1944).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Hans Burgkmair ranks 44Before him are Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (1884), Veit Stoss (1450), Erich Heckel (1883), Heinz Linge (1913), Anna Maria van Schurman (1607), and Anselm Feuerbach (1829). After him are Wolf Vostell (1932), Michael Wolgemut (1434), Hannah Höch (1889), Joos van Cleve (1485), Peter von Cornelius (1784), and Heinrich Füger (1751).