Pieter Post

1608 - 1669

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Pieter Jansz Post (1 May 1608 – buried 8 May 1669) was a Dutch Golden Age architect, painter and printmaker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pieter Post has received more than 37,212 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Pieter Post is the 283rd most popular architect (down from 271st in 2019), the 433rd most popular biography from Netherlands and the 9th most popular Dutch Architect.

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Among architects, Pieter Post ranks 283 out of 424Before him are Jan Santini Aichel, Friedrich von Gärtner, Aristotele Fioravanti, Paul Wallot, Jaap Bakema, and Sixto Durán Ballén. After him are Christopher Alexander, Frederick Law Olmsted, Vlado Milunić, Juan Bautista de Toledo, Christian Frederik Hansen, and Salomon de Bray.

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Among people born in 1608, Pieter Post ranks 12Before him are Tukaram, Nicole, Duchess of Lorraine, Ivan Vyhovsky, António Vieira, Eudoxia Streshneva, and George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle.  Among people deceased in 1669, Pieter Post ranks 12Before him are Antonio Cesti, Maria Miloslavskaya, François de Vendôme, duc de Beaufort, Louis, Duke of Vendôme, Arnold Geulincx, and Antonio Bertali. After him are Johannes Cocceius, Friedrich Wilhelm II, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg, Leo Allatius, and Anna Maria of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Pieter Post ranks 433 out of 1,209Before him are Jan Mostaert (1475), Jan Timman (1951), Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831), Jaap Bakema (1914), Fons Rademakers (1920), and Corrie ten Boom (1892). After him are Eduard van Beinum (1900), Rinus Israël (1942), Pieter van der Aa (1659), Henk ten Cate (1954), George Hendrik Breitner (1857), and Gottfried van Swieten (1733).

Among ARCHITECTS In Netherlands

Among architects born in Netherlands, Pieter Post ranks 9Before him are Hans Vredeman de Vries (1527), Jacobus Oud (1890), Jacob van Campen (1596), Mart Stam (1899), Aldo van Eyck (1918), and Jaap Bakema (1914). After him are Salomon de Bray (1597), Pierre Cuypers (1827), Willem Marinus Dudok (1884), and Tylman van Gameren (1632).