New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Herri met de Bles

1480 - 1555

Photo of Herri met de Bles

Icon of person Herri met de Bles

Herri met de Bles, also known as Henri Blès, Herri de Dinant, Herry de Patinir, and il Civetta (c. 1490 – after 1566), was a Flemish Northern Renaissance and Mannerist landscape painter, native of Bouvignes or Dinant (both in present-day Belgium).He contributed, along with Joachim Patinir and Lucas Gassel, to a distinct style of Northern Renaissance landscape painting basically originating from Gerard David's works and combining small history or religious scenes into compositions defined by perspective and atmospheric effects. They all painted landscapes seen from a high viewpoint and rocky masses. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Herri met de Bles has received more than 58,048 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Herri met de Bles is the 772nd most popular painter (down from 708th in 2019), the 272nd most popular biography from Belgium (down from 238th in 2019) and the 50th most popular Belgian Painter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 58k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Herri met de Bles by language


Among painters, Herri met de Bles ranks 772 out of 1,421Before him are Vladimir Borovikovsky, Andrea Schiavone, Jan van der Heyden, Francesco Botticini, Franz von Lenbach, and George Stubbs. After him are Heinrich Aldegrever, Victorine Meurent, Albert van Ouwater, Hendrick van Balen the Elder, Isaak Brodsky, and Mariano Fortuny.

Most Popular Painters in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1480, Herri met de Bles ranks 24Before him are Elizabeth Boleyn, Countess of Wiltshire, Jean Clouet, António de Abreu, Sebastián de Belalcázar, Juan de Grijalva, and Pedro Damiano. After him are Pir Sultan Abdal, Giovanni Francesco Straparola, Antonio de Guevara, Girolamo Aleandro, Girolamo Savoldo, and Duarte Barbosa. Among people deceased in 1555, Herri met de Bles ranks 11Before him are Kara Ahmed Pasha, Henry II of Navarre, Jacob Clemens non Papa, Pedro Mascarenhas, Thomas of Villanova, and Oronce Finé. After him are Heinrich Aldegrever, Agnes of Hesse, Elizabeth of Denmark, Electress of Brandenburg, Luís of Portugal, Duke of Beja, Gemma Frisius, and Luis de Narváez.

Others Born in 1480

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1555

Go to all Rankings

In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Herri met de Bles ranks 272 out of 1,019Before him are Barthélemy Charles Joseph Dumortier (1797), Philippe Herreweghe (1947), Edward Schillebeeckx (1914), Michel de Ghelderode (1898), Thibaut Courtois (1992), and Rembert Dodoens (1517). After him are Hendrick van Balen the Elder (1570), Florimond Claude, Comte de Mercy-Argenteau (1727), Patrick Bauchau (1938), William of Moerbeke (1215), Peter Snayers (1592), and Max Verstappen (1997).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Herri met de Bles ranks 50Before him are Jan Fyt (1611), Frans Masereel (1889), Michiel Coxie (1499), Adam Frans van der Meulen (1632), David Teniers the Elder (1582), and Joos de Momper (1564). After him are Hendrick van Balen the Elder (1570), Peter Snayers (1592), Frans Pourbus the Younger (1569), Jan Provoost (1465), Sebastiaen Vrancx (1573), and Denis Calvaert (1540).