Paul Bril

1556 - 1626

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Paul Bril (1554 – 7 October 1626) was a Flemish painter and printmaker principally known for his landscapes. He spent most of his active career in Rome. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Bril has received more than 53,170 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Paul Bril is the 979th most popular painter, the 350th most popular biography from Belgium and the 64th most popular Belgian Painter.

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Among painters, Paul Bril ranks 979 out of 1,428Before him are Gutzon Borglum, Ivana Kobilca, Zacharie Astruc, Oda Krohg, Taddeo Zuccari, and Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps. After him are Rufino Tamayo, Adriaen van der Werff, Nicolas Mignard, Isaac Israëls, George Romney, and Pedro Américo.

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Among people born in 1556, Paul Bril ranks 10Before him are Sophia Brahe, Adriaen de Vries, Otto van Veen, Uesugi Kagekatsu, Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana, and Jerzy Radziwiłł. After him are Isaac Oliver and Philipp Nicolai. Among people deceased in 1626, Paul Bril ranks 16Before him are Ferdinando Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Louis V, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Pietro Cataldi, Théophile de Viau, Marino Ghetaldi, and Salomon de Brosse. After him are Edmund Gunter, John Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Edward Alleyn, and Malik Ambar.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Paul Bril ranks 350 out of 899Before him are Henry of Ghent (1217), Jean Ray (1887), Sophie Wilmès (1975), Freddy Maertens (1952), Sylvère Maes (1909), and Philippe de Monte (1521). After him are Paul de Man (1919), Léon Scieur (1888), Mark Eyskens (1933), Olivier Gendebien (1924), Maria of Brabant, Holy Roman Empress (1190), and Léon Delacroix (1867).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Paul Bril ranks 64Before him are Marcel Broodthaers (1924), Jan Porcellis (1583), Jan Sanders van Hemessen (1500), Justus Sustermans (1597), Jan Provoost (1465), and Joachim Beuckelaer (1533). After him are Abraham Janssens (1570), Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), Hieronymus Cock (1518), Eugène Boch (1855), Jan Frans van Bloemen (1662), and Adam van Noort (1562).