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Mary Beale

1633 - 1699

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Mary Beale (née Cradock; bapt. 26 March 1633 – bur. 8 October 1699) was an English portrait painter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Beale has received more than 110,533 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Mary Beale is the 1,368th most popular painter (down from 1,293rd in 2019), the 2,835th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,073rd in 2019) and the 55th most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Mary Beale ranks 1,368 out of 1,421Before her are Nadir Afonso, Carl Fredrik Hill, Tamar Abakelia, Eilif Peterssen, George Turner, and Juan Luna. After her are Martin Johnson Heade, Frederic Remington, Pekka Halonen, William Merritt Chase, Georg Muche, and Albert Chmielowski.

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Among people born in 1633, Mary Beale ranks 18Before her are Arsenije III Čarnojević, Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg, Yun Shouping, Gustav Adolph, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, Geminiano Montanari, and Jean de Thévenot.  Among people deceased in 1699, Mary Beale ranks 13Before her are Hortense Mancini, Lucrezia Barberini, Albert V, Duke of Saxe-Coburg, Patrick Gordon, François Le Fort, and Simon Arnauld, Marquis de Pomponne. After her is Sir William Temple, 1st Baronet.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary Beale ranks 2,835 out of 7,765Before her are Jerry Springer (1944), Martin Lings (1909), William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk (1396), Johnny Herbert (1964), Chris Farlowe (1940), and Kiki Dee (1947). After her are Peter Walker (1912), Ian Hart (1964), Shirley Henderson (1965), John Taylor (1933), Henry Beaufort, 3rd Duke of Somerset (1436), and Paul Weller (1958).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Mary Beale ranks 55Before her are Alan Lee (1947), Edwin Landseer (1802), George Dawe (1781), Graham Sutherland (1903), Effie Gray (1828), and George Turner (1841). After her are Nicholas Hilliard (1547), Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh (1864), Marie Spartali Stillman (1844), John Hoppner (1758), Simeon Solomon (1840), and Dora Carrington (1893).