Hubert Robert

1733 - 1808

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Hubert Robert (22 May 1733 – 15 April 1808) was a French painter in the school of Romanticism, noted especially for his landscape paintings and capricci, or semi-fictitious picturesque depictions of ruins in Italy and of France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hubert Robert has received more than 157,757 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Hubert Robert is the 512th most popular painter (up from 521st in 2019), the 1,560th most popular biography from France (down from 1,558th in 2019) and the 100th most popular French Painter.

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Among painters, Hubert Robert ranks 512 out of 1,428Before him are Hannah Höch, Johan Jongkind, Charles Gleyre, Hugo Simberg, Bernard van Orley, and Jacopo de' Barbari. After him are Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville, Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Heinz Linge, Jules Joseph Lefebvre, and Frederic Edwin Church.

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Among people born in 1733, Hubert Robert ranks 7Before him are Joseph Priestley, Victoire of France, Christoph Martin Wieland, Magtymguly Pyragy, Carsten Niebuhr, and Jean-Charles de Borda. After him are Charles of Saxony, Duke of Courland, Siraj ud-Daulah, Daniel Solander, Philip Carteret, Gottfried van Swieten, and Christoph Friedrich Nicolai. Among people deceased in 1808, Hubert Robert ranks 8Before him are Christian VII of Denmark, Mustafa IV, Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Alexei Grigoryevich Orlov, Carl Gotthard Langhans, and Johan Christian Fabricius. After him are John Dickinson, Pierre Jean Georges Cabanis, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus, Paul Wranitzky, Gaétan Vestris, and Ove Høegh-Guldberg.

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In France

Among people born in France, Hubert Robert ranks 1,560 out of 5,234Before him are Ansegisel (602), Peter II, Duke of Bourbon (1438), Claude Jade (1948), Margaret of France, Queen of England (1282), Blaise de Vigenère (1523), and Thoinot Arbeau (1520). After him are Peter Faber (1506), Emmanuelle Béart (1963), Raymond Roussel (1877), Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges (1830), Cécile Chaminade (1857), and Barbara (1930).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Hubert Robert ranks 100Before him are Armand Guillaumin (1841), Adélaïde Labille-Guiard (1749), Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (1767), Pierre Puget (1620), Pierre-Narcisse Guérin (1774), and Ernest Meissonier (1815). After him are Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville (1803), Jules Joseph Lefebvre (1836), Pierre Auguste Cot (1837), Paloma Picasso (1949), André Lhote (1885), and Jules Breton (1827).