Hans Vredeman de Vries

1527 - 1607

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Hans Vredeman de Vries (1527 – c. 1607) was a Dutch Renaissance architect, painter, and engineer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Vredeman de Vries has received more than 39,367 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Hans Vredeman de Vries is the 134th most popular architect (up from 136th in 2019), the 186th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 177th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Dutch Architect.

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Among architects, Hans Vredeman de Vries ranks 134 out of 424. Before him are Jacques-Germain Soufflot, Eliel Saarinen, Richard Neutra, Eileen Gray, Robert Koldewey, and Hendrik Petrus Berlage. After him are Hans Scharoun, Inigo Jones, Antonio Sant'Elia, Carlo Scarpa, Dinocrates, and Philibert de l'Orme.

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Among people born in 1527, Hans Vredeman de Vries ranks 8Before him are John Dee, Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, Abraham Ortelius, Maria Manuela, Princess of Portugal, Qi Jiguang, and Barbara Blomberg. After him are Luis de León, Li Zhi, Ulrich, Duke of Mecklenburg, Luca Cambiaso, Pellegrino Tibaldi, and Hamida Banu Begum. Among people deceased in 1607, Hans Vredeman de Vries ranks 6Before him are Domenico Fontana, Alessandro Allori, Caesar Baronius, Mary Magdalene de' Pazzi, and Anna d'Este. After him are Giorgio Basta, Jacob van Heemskerck, Michele Ruggieri, Guidobaldo del Monte, Eleanor of Prussia, and Elisabeth of Anhalt-Zerbst.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Hans Vredeman de Vries ranks 186 out of 1,209. Before him are Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten (1627), Gustav Leonhardt (1928), Johnny Rep (1951), Philip William, Prince of Orange (1554), Antonie Pannekoek (1873), and Hendrik Petrus Berlage (1856). After him are Rachel Ruysch (1664), Willy van de Kerkhof (1951), Johann Weyer (1515), Tjalling Koopmans (1910), Pim Fortuyn (1948), and Johann Adam Reincken (1643).

Among ARCHITECTS In Netherlands

Among architects born in Netherlands, Hans Vredeman de Vries ranks 3Before him are Rem Koolhaas (1944) and Hendrik Petrus Berlage (1856). After him are Jacobus Oud (1890), Jacob van Campen (1596), Mart Stam (1899), Aldo van Eyck (1918), Jaap Bakema (1914), Pieter Post (1608), Salomon de Bray (1597), Pierre Cuypers (1827), and Willem Marinus Dudok (1884).