Marie-Guillemine Benoist

1768 - 1826

Photo of Marie-Guillemine Benoist

Icon of person Marie-Guillemine Benoist

Marie-Guillemine Benoist, born Marie-Guillemine Laville-Leroux (December 18, 1768 – October 8, 1826), was a French neoclassical, historical, and genre painter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marie-Guillemine Benoist has received more than 107,033 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Marie-Guillemine Benoist is the 357th most popular painter (up from 784th in 2019), the 1,134th most popular biography from France (up from 2,314th in 2019) and the 75th most popular French Painter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among painters, Marie-Guillemine Benoist ranks 357 out of 2,023Before her are Joseph Karl Stieler, Albert Anker, Taddeo Gaddi, Nicolai Abildgaard, Valentin Serov, and Pierre Mignard. After her are Lorenzo Monaco, Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov, Francesco Albani, Stefan Lochner, Johann Friedrich Overbeck, and Elisabetta Sirani.

Most Popular Painters in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1768, Marie-Guillemine Benoist ranks 12Before her are Friedrich Schleiermacher, Frederick VI of Denmark, Karađorđe, Louis Desaix, Caroline of Brunswick, and Lazare Hoche. After her are Tecumseh, Édouard Mortier, Duke of Trévise, Nakşidil Sultan, Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom, Jean-Robert Argand, and Jean-Baptiste Bessières. Among people deceased in 1826, Marie-Guillemine Benoist ranks 17Before her are Stamford Raffles, Elizabeth Alexeievna, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Levin August von Bennigsen, Frederica of Baden, and Nikolay Karamzin. After her are Johann Elert Bode, Louis-Gabriel Suchet, Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, Franz Danzi, Friedrich Krupp, and Johann Baptist von Spix.

Others Born in 1768

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1826

Go to all Rankings

In France

Among people born in France, Marie-Guillemine Benoist ranks 1,134 out of 6,770Before her are Étienne Cabet (1788), Marie of France, Countess of Champagne (1145), Pierre Mignard (1612), William X, Duke of Aquitaine (1099), Lionel Jospin (1937), and Pierre Schaeffer (1910). After her are Nicolas Chamfort (1741), Edmond Becquerel (1820), Jacques Ibert (1890), Pierre Brice (1929), Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès (1753), and Robert I, Count of Artois (1216).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Marie-Guillemine Benoist ranks 75Before her are Albert Marquet (1875), Léon Bonnat (1833), Thomas Couture (1815), Jean-Marc Nattier (1685), Claude Joseph Vernet (1714), and Pierre Mignard (1612). After her are Balthus (1908), Jan Gossaert (1478), Paul Sérusier (1864), Adélaïde Labille-Guiard (1749), Émile Bernard (1868), and Édouard Vuillard (1868).