Piero della Francesca

1415 - 1492

Piero della Francesca

Piero della Francesca (, also US: , Italian: [ˈpjɛːro della franˈtʃeska] (listen); c. 1415 – 12 October 1492), originally named Piero di Benedetto, was an Italian painter of the Early Renaissance. To contemporaries he was also known as a mathematician and geometer. Nowadays Piero della Francesca is chiefly appreciated for his art. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Piero della Francesca has received more than 491,572 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 63rd most popular painter.

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Among painters, Piero della Francesca ranks 63 out of 1,258Before him are Paolo Veronese, Camille Pissarro, Giorgione, Henri Rousseau, Giovanni Bellini, and Frans Hals. After him are Lucas Cranach the Elder, Andrea Mantegna, Georges Seurat, Pietro Perugino, Diego Rivera, and Théodore Géricault.

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Among people born in 1415, Piero della Francesca ranks 1After him are Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor, Dieric Bouts, Vasily II of Moscow, Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, Joanot Martorell, Jan Długosz, Albert van Ouwater, Jacquetta of Luxembourg, and John Argyropoulos. Among people deceased in 1492, Piero della Francesca ranks 3Before him are Lorenzo de' Medici and Pope Innocent VIII. After him are Casimir IV Jagiellon, Jami, Elizabeth Woodville, Gülbahar Hatun, Antoine Busnois, Jaume Huguet, and Sonni Ali.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Piero della Francesca ranks 192 out of 3,282Before him are Luchino Visconti (1906), Pope Sixtus IV (1414), Pope Eugene IV (1383), Ludovico Sforza (1452), Pope Benedict XI (1240), and John Bosco (1815). After him are Marcello Mastroianni (1924), Domenico Scarlatti (1685), Guido of Arezzo (991), Carlo Collodi (1826), Pope Marcellus II (1501), and Gerolamo Cardano (1501).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Piero della Francesca ranks 17Before him are Giuseppe Arcimboldo (1526), Andrea del Verrocchio (1435), Fra Angelico (1400), Paolo Veronese (1528), Giorgione (1478), and Giovanni Bellini (1430). After him are Andrea Mantegna (1431), Pietro Perugino (1446), Artemisia Gentileschi (1593), Domenico Ghirlandaio (1448), Paolo Uccello (1475), and Cimabue (1240).

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