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Il Sodoma

1477 - 1549

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Il Sodoma (1477 – 14 February 1549) was the name given to the Italian Renaissance painter Giovanni Antonio Bazzi. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Il Sodoma has received more than 174,120 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Il Sodoma is the 266th most popular painter (down from 224th in 2019), the 881st most popular biography from Italy (down from 767th in 2019) and the 75th most popular Italian Painter.

Il Sodoma was most famous for his paintings of nudes.

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Among painters, Il Sodoma ranks 266 out of 1,421Before him are Guercino, Hendrick Avercamp, Jan Brueghel the Younger, Simon Vouet, Henri Fantin-Latour, and Pieter Claesz. After him are Gerard ter Borch, Philippe de Champaigne, Jacques Callot, Balthus, Martin Schongauer, and Paul Delaroche.

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Among people born in 1477, Il Sodoma ranks 2Before him is Anne of Brittany. After him are John III of Navarre, Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, Stephen VIII Báthory, Malik Muhammad Jayasi, Jacopo Sadoleto, Johannes Schöner, Johannes Aventinus, and Lambert Simnel. Among people deceased in 1549, Il Sodoma ranks 3Before him are Pope Paul III and Marguerite de Navarre. After him are Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley, Christine of Saxony, Giampietrino, and Elia Levita.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Il Sodoma ranks 881 out of 4,668Before him are Tommaso Buscetta (1928), Bartolomeo Eustachi (1500), Carlo Azeglio Ciampi (1920), Giovanni Gentile (1875), Tiberius Claudius Nero (-85), and Prince Napoléon Bonaparte (1822). After him are Giovanni Pisano (1248), Roberto Mancini (1964), Epicharmus of Kos (-524), Marie Mancini (1639), Ladislaus of Naples (1377), and Silas (1).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Il Sodoma ranks 75Before him are Gentile da Fabriano (1370), Francesco Hayez (1791), Domenichino (1581), Orazio Gentileschi (1563), Luigi Russolo (1885), and Guercino (1591). After him are Carlo Crivelli (1430), Jacopo Bassano (1510), Salvator Rosa (1615), Carlo Carrà (1881), Francesco Melzi (1491), and John Singer Sargent (1856).