Pietro Longhi

1701 - 1785

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Pietro Longhi (5 November 1701 – 8 May 1785) was a Venetian painter of contemporary genre scenes of life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pietro Longhi has received more than 119,945 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Pietro Longhi is the 552nd most popular painter (down from 469th in 2019), the 1,544th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,394th in 2019) and the 142nd most popular Italian Painter.

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Among painters, Pietro Longhi ranks 552 out of 2,023Before him are Geertgen tot Sint Jans, Willem Kalf, Albert Bierstadt, Edmund Leighton, Sol LeWitt, and Carlo Maratta. After him are Yoshitoshi, Ivan Bilibin, Margaret Keane, Théophile Steinlen, Edward Steichen, and Leonor Fini.

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Among people born in 1701, Pietro Longhi ranks 6Before him are Anders Celsius, Anna Magdalena Bach, Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia, Maria Amalia of Austria, and Charles Marie de La Condamine. After him are Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count of Maurepas, Sharaku, Johann Nikolaus von Hontheim, Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo, Johan Agrell, and Nicolai Eigtved. Among people deceased in 1785, Pietro Longhi ranks 9Before him are Louis Philippe I, Duke of Orléans, Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain, Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier, Étienne François, duc de Choiseul, Gabriel Bonnot de Mably, and Jean-Baptiste Pigalle. After him are Luis of Spain, Count of Chinchón, Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Frederick August I, Duke of Oldenburg, Frederick II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Duchess Frederica of Württemberg, and Ali-Morad Khan Zand.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pietro Longhi ranks 1,544 out of 5,161Before him are Aistulf (null), Mario Balotelli (1990), Vincenzo Peruggia (1881), Naevius Sutorius Macro (-21), James III of Majorca (1315), and Carlo Maratta (1625). After him are Mariano Rampolla (1843), Damiano Damiani (1922), Pietro d'Abano (1250), Filippo Juvarra (1678), Blanche of Anjou (1280), and David Sassoli (1956).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Pietro Longhi ranks 142Before him are Stefano di Giovanni (1392), Giuseppe Crespi (1665), Sebastiano Ricci (1659), Giovanni Pietro Bellori (1613), Guido of Siena (1230), and Carlo Maratta (1625). After him are Michael Pacher (1435), Paris Bordone (1500), Bernardo Strozzi (1581), Andrea Pozzo (1642), Francesco del Cossa (1436), and Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (1683).