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Ludolf Bakhuizen

1630 - 1708

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Ludolf Bakhuizen (28 December 1630 or 1632 – 7 November 1708) was a German-born Dutch painter, draughtsman, calligrapher and printmaker. He was the leading Dutch painter of maritime subjects after Willem van de Velde the Elder and Younger left for England in 1672. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ludolf Bakhuizen has received more than 54,767 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Ludolf Bakhuizen is the 694th most popular painter (up from 710th in 2019), the 1,941st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,922nd in 2019) and the 66th most popular German Painter.

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Among painters, Ludolf Bakhuizen ranks 694 out of 1,421Before him are Amédée Ozenfant, Lippo Memmi, Agostino Tassi, Jan Kupecký, David Roberts, and Anton Ažbe. After him are Emanuel de Witte, Carolus-Duran, Giovanni Baglione, Frans Masereel, Jasper Johns, and Victor Brauner.

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Among people born in 1630, Ludolf Bakhuizen ranks 11Before him are Madame de Brinvilliers, Hennig Brand, Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke of Parma, Olaus Rudbeck, Josefa de Óbidos, and Sigismund Francis, Archduke of Austria. After him are Louis VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Pjetër Bogdani, Cornelis Norbertus Gijsbrechts, Maria van Oosterwijck, Roche Braziliano, and Guru Har Rai. Among people deceased in 1708, Ludolf Bakhuizen ranks 10Before him are Prince George of Denmark, Olympia Mancini, Countess of Soissons, Hedvig Sophia of Sweden, Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, Ferdinando Carlo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat, and Seki Takakazu. After him are John Blow, Adolphus Frederick II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Christian Augustus, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, Anne Jules de Noailles, Countess Henriette Catherine of Nassau, and Nikolai Spathari.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ludolf Bakhuizen ranks 1,941 out of 6,142Before him are Hermann Paul (1846), Paul Troost (1878), Friedrich Kellner (1885), Uri Avnery (1923), Viktor Meyer (1848), and Ludwig von Reuter (1869). After him are Hanns Martin Schleyer (1915), Walter Gotell (1924), Polyxena of Hesse-Rotenburg (1706), Curt Sachs (1881), Johannes Oecolampadius (1482), and Prince Karl Theodor of Bavaria (1795).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Ludolf Bakhuizen ranks 66Before him are Felix Nussbaum (1904), Andreas Achenbach (1815), Sigmar Polke (1941), Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein (1751), Karl von Piloty (1826), and Jacob Philipp Hackert (1737). After him are Hans Richter (1888), Charlotte Salomon (1917), Govert Flinck (1615), Wols (1913), Franz von Lenbach (1836), and Heinrich Aldegrever (1502).