Rachel Ruysch

1664 - 1750

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Rachel Ruysch (3 June 1664 – 12 October 1750) was a Dutch still-life painter from the Northern Netherlands. She specialized in flowers, inventing her own style and achieving international fame in her lifetime. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rachel Ruysch has received more than 214,451 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Rachel Ruysch is the 476th most popular painter (up from 479th in 2019), the 182nd most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 187th in 2019) and the 44th most popular Painter.

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Among painters, Rachel Ruysch ranks 476 out of 1,421Before her are Adélaïde Labille-Guiard, Pietro Longhi, Cy Twombly, Andrea Solari, Zinaida Serebriakova, and Ma Yuan. After her are Theophanes the Greek, Anton Mauve, Jan Davidsz. de Heem, Pierre-Narcisse Guérin, Paul Gachet, and Qi Baishi.

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Among people born in 1664, Rachel Ruysch ranks 4Before her are Mustafa II, Jean Meslier, and François Louis, Prince of Conti. After her are Praskovia Saltykova, Johann Homann, Giulio Alberoni, Count Palatine Francis Louis of Neuburg, Arvid Horn, Magnus Stenbock, Johann Ernst III, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, and János Pálffy. Among people deceased in 1750, Rachel Ruysch ranks 7Before her are Johann Sebastian Bach, Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, John V of Portugal, Maurice de Saxe, Emperor Sakuramachi, and Sylvius Leopold Weiss. After her are Vasily Tatishchev, Apostolo Zeno, Ludovico Antonio Muratori, Giuseppe Sammartini, Pietro Filippo Scarlatti, and Princess Johanna Charlotte of Anhalt-Dessau.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Rachel Ruysch ranks 182 out of 1,427Before her are Geertgen tot Sint Jans (1460), Jan van Scorel (1495), Pim Fortuyn (1948), Johnny Rep (1951), Guido van Rossum (1956), and Regnier de Graaf (1641). After her are Willem de Sitter (1872), Anton Mauve (1838), Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606), Ruud Lubbers (1939), Willem Mengelberg (1871), and Ruud van Nistelrooy (1976).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Rachel Ruysch ranks 44Before her are Hendrick ter Brugghen (1588), Karel Appel (1921), Jan Lievens (1607), Dirck van Baburen (1595), Geertgen tot Sint Jans (1460), and Jan van Scorel (1495). After her are Anton Mauve (1838), Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606), Johan Jongkind (1819), Salomon van Ruysdael (1602), Pieter Lastman (1583), and Willem Kalf (1619).