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Jan Sanders van Hemessen

1500 - 1566

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Jan Sanders van Hemessen (c. 1500 – c. 1566) was a leading Flemish Renaissance painter, belonging to the group of Italianizing Flemish painters called the Romanists, who were influenced by Italian Renaissance painting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Sanders van Hemessen has received more than 58,453 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Jan Sanders van Hemessen is the 944th most popular painter (down from 909th in 2019), the 330th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 322nd in 2019) and the 65th most popular Belgian Painter.

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Among PAINTERS

Among painters, Jan Sanders van Hemessen ranks 944 out of 1,421Before him are Cornelis Engebrechtsz., Giovanna Garzoni, Abanindranath Tagore, Raden Saleh, Xu Wei, and Paul Gustav Fischer. After him are Tahir Salahov, Jacques-Laurent Agasse, Alonso Berruguete, Arnold Houbraken, Marco Basaiti, and Cornelis van Poelenburgh.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1500, Jan Sanders van Hemessen ranks 35Before him are Jan Mandijn, Ambrosius Benson, Gaspar de Lemos, Sebald Beham, Ruy López de Villalobos, and Jacob Hutter. After him are Luis de Narváez, Leonardo III Tocco, Rum Mehmed Pasha, Robert de Nola, Theodore Bibliander, and Corneille de Lyon. Among people deceased in 1566, Jan Sanders van Hemessen ranks 14Before him are Louise Labé, Antonio de Cabezón, Margaret Paleologa, Sigismund von Herberstein, Johannes Agricola, and Lambert Lombard. After him are Guillaume Rondelet, Taddeo Zuccari, Marco Girolamo Vida, and Romanino.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Jan Sanders van Hemessen ranks 330 out of 1,019Before him are Henry IV, Duke of Brabant (1251), Willy Mairesse (1928), Patrick Sercu (1944), Lambert I, Count of Louvain (1000), Gaston Reiff (1921), and Lambert Lombard (1505). After him are Arnulf, Count of Holland (951), Firmin Lambot (1886), Prince Laurent of Belgium (1963), Stradanus (1523), FM-2030 (1930), and Wim Mertens (1953).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Jan Sanders van Hemessen ranks 65Before him are Frans Hogenberg (1535), Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), Marcel Broodthaers (1924), Adriaen van Utrecht (1599), Paul Bril (1556), and Abraham Brueghel (1631). After him are Stradanus (1523), Abraham Janssens (1570), Jan Wildens (1586), Corneille Guillaume Beverloo (1922), Joachim Beuckelaer (1533), and Jan Frans van Bloemen (1662).