Quentin Matsys

1466 - 1530

Quentin Matsys

Quentin Massys (Dutch: Quinten Matsijs) (1466–1530) was a Flemish painter in the Early Netherlandish tradition. He was born in Leuven. There is a tradition alleging that he was trained as an ironsmith before becoming a painter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Quentin Matsys has received more than 159,831 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 188th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Quentin Matsys ranks 188 out of 1,258Before him are Rosso Fiorentino, Niko Pirosmani, Jean Dubuffet, Ivan Shishkin, George Grosz, and Agostino Carracci. After him are Utamaro, Alexandre Cabanel, Antonio del Pollaiolo, Hubert van Eyck, Thomas Gainsborough, and Zeuxis.

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Among people born in 1466, Quentin Matsys ranks 5Before him are Erasmus, Moctezuma II, Elizabeth of York, and Andrea Doria. After him are Alonso de Ojeda, Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua, Giovanni Sforza, and Ottaviano Petrucci. Among people deceased in 1530, Quentin Matsys ranks 4Before him are Babur, Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy, and Andrea del Sarto. After him are Joanna la Beltraneja, Maximilian Sforza, Thomas Wolsey, Pêro da Covilhã, Judah Leon Abravanel, Jacopo Sannazaro, Luis Ramírez de Lucena, and Bramantino.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Quentin Matsys ranks 69 out of 658Before him are Herman Van Rompuy (1947), Jan Baptist van Helmont (1580), Henri La Fontaine (1854), Princess Stéphanie of Belgium (1864), Philippe of Belgium (1960), and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium (1927). After him are Adolphe Quetelet (1796), Hubert van Eyck (1366), Ernest Solvay (1838), John of Gaunt (1340), Justus Lipsius (1547), and Samo (600).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Quentin Matsys ranks 11Before him are Rogier van der Weyden (1390), Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564), Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568), James Ensor (1860), Hugo van der Goes (1440), and Jacob Jordaens (1593). After him are Hubert van Eyck (1366), Paul Delvaux (1897), Jan Brueghel the Younger (1601), Joachim Patinir (1480), Pieter Claesz (1596), and Philippe de Champaigne (1602).

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