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Jacob van Ruisdael

1628 - 1682

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Jacob Isaackszoon van Ruisdael (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjaːkɔp fɑn ˈrœyzˌdaːl] (listen); c. 1629 – 10 March 1682) was a Dutch painter, draughtsman, and etcher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacob van Ruisdael has received more than 372,298 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Jacob van Ruisdael is the 154th most popular painter (up from 160th in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 47th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Dutch Painter.

Jacob van Ruisdael is most famous for his paintings of landscapes.

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Among painters, Jacob van Ruisdael ranks 154 out of 1,421Before him are Filippino Lippi, Otto Dix, Lavinia Fontana, Utamaro, Gentile Bellini, and William Hogarth. After him are Antonello da Messina, Maurice Utrillo, Frédéric Bazille, Jacob Jordaens, Jean-Léon Gérôme, and Eugène Boudin.

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Among people born in 1628, Jacob van Ruisdael ranks 3Before him are Charles Perrault and Marcello Malpighi. After him are John Bunyan, Muazzez Sultan, Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria, François-Henri de Montmorency, duc de Luxembourg, Emmanuel Philibert, Prince of Carignano, François Girardon, Lucrezia Barberini, and Robert Cambert. Among people deceased in 1682, Jacob van Ruisdael ranks 6Before him are Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Claude Lorrain, Feodor III of Russia, 5th Dalai Lama, and Evliya Çelebi. After him are Johann Joachim Becher, Jacob Kettler, Alessandro Stradella, Avvakum, Baldassare Longhena, and Thomas Browne.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Jacob van Ruisdael ranks 49 out of 1,427Before him are Thomas Bernhard (1931), André Rieu (1949), Max Euwe (1901), Willebrord Snellius (1580), Johan de Witt (1625), and Theo van Doesburg (1883). After him are Frank Rijkaard (1962), Christiaan Eijkman (1858), Han van Meegeren (1889), Ronald Koeman (1963), Pieter de Hooch (1629), and Dick Advocaat (1947).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Jacob van Ruisdael ranks 8Before him are Rembrandt (1606), Johannes Vermeer (1632), Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1525), Piet Mondrian (1872), Hieronymus Bosch (1450), and Jan Steen (1626). After him are Han van Meegeren (1889), Pieter de Hooch (1629), Theo van Gogh (1857), Dieric Bouts (1415), Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), and Carel Fabritius (1622).