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Hans Holbein the Elder

1465 - 1524

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Hans Holbein the Elder (UK: HOL-byne, US: HOHL-byne, HAWL-; German: Hans Holbein der Ältere; c. 1460 – 1524) was a German painter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Holbein the Elder has received more than 197,195 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Hans Holbein the Elder is the 552nd most popular painter (down from 541st in 2019), the 1,513th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,469th in 2019) and the 51st most popular German Painter.

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Among painters, Hans Holbein the Elder ranks 552 out of 1,421Before him are Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten, Christian Boltanski, Han Gan, Heinrich Füger, Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville, and Mi Fu. After him are Francisco Pacheco, Carl Bloch, Asger Jorn, Jan Toorop, Henri-Edmond Cross, and Pierre Puget.

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Among people born in 1465, Hans Holbein the Elder ranks 7Before him are Vittore Carpaccio, Diego Velázquez de Cuéllar, Kunigunde of Austria, Mehmed I Giray, Scipione del Ferro, and Philibert I, Duke of Savoy. After him are Gil Vicente, Agostino Chigi, Paulo da Gama, Bramantino, Jan Provoost, and Ashikaga Yoshihisa. Among people deceased in 1524, Hans Holbein the Elder ranks 12Before him are Diego Velázquez de Cuéllar, Salaì, Isabella of Aragon, Duchess of Milan, Marko Marulić, Andrea Solari, and Pierre Terrail, seigneur de Bayard. After him are Tang Yin, Catherine of Saxony, Archduchess of Austria, Johann von Staupitz, Cristóbal de Olid, Ğazı I Giray, and Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Holbein the Elder ranks 1,513 out of 6,142Before him are Fancy (1946), Anna Amalia, Abbess of Quedlinburg (1723), Salvian (405), Diane Kruger (1976), Richard Glücks (1889), and Gondioc (450). After him are Ulrich von Hassell (1881), Werner Best (1903), Wolf Biermann (1936), Ernest Augustus, Crown Prince of Hanover (1845), Karl Albrecht (1920), and Bernard of Saxe-Weimar (1604).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Hans Holbein the Elder ranks 51Before him are Wolf Vostell (1932), Michael Wolgemut (1434), Hannah Höch (1889), Joos van Cleve (1485), Peter von Cornelius (1784), and Heinrich Füger (1751). After him are Max Pechstein (1881), Hans Hartung (1904), Godfrey Kneller (1646), Joseph Karl Stieler (1781), Albert Bierstadt (1830), and Anton von Werner (1843).