Rachel Ruysch

1664 - 1750

Rachel Ruysch

Rachel Ruysch (The Hague, 3 June 1664 – Amsterdam, 12 October 1750) was a 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 159,225 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 705th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Rachel Ruysch ranks 704 out of 1,258Before her are Fernand Cormon, George Stubbs, Alonso Berruguete, Sébastien Bourdon, Arthur Rackham, and Adélaïde Labille-Guiard. After her are Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Andrea Sacchi, Francesco Filippini, Pierre Auguste Cot, Thomas Cole, and Isaak Brodsky.

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Among people born in 1664, Rachel Ruysch ranks 6Before her are Mustafa II, Jean Meslier, François Louis, Prince of Conti, Giulio Alberoni, and Praskovia Saltykova. After her are Magnus Stenbock, John Vanbrugh, Count Palatine Francis Louis of Neuburg, Arvid Horn, Johann Homann, and Alvise Pisani. Among people deceased in 1750, Rachel Ruysch ranks 7Before her are Johann Sebastian Bach, Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, John V of Portugal, Emperor Sakuramachi, Maurice de Saxe, and Sylvius Leopold Weiss. After her are Vasily Tatishchev, Giuseppe Sammartini, Ludovico Antonio Muratori, Apostolo Zeno, and Pietro Filippo Scarlatti.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Rachel Ruysch ranks 274 out of 908Before her are Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920), Baldwin III, Count of Flanders (940), Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), Jacob Cats (1577), Mart Stam (1899), and Hendrik Casimir (1909). After her are William I, Count of Holland (1167), Sjaak Swart (1938), Jan Peter Balkenende (1956), Hans Kramers (1894), Cornelis de Houtman (1565), and Eddie Van Halen (1955).

Among PAINTERS In Netherlands

Among painters born in Netherlands, Rachel Ruysch ranks 63Before her are Balthasar van der Ast (1593), Jozef Israëls (1824), Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613), Jan van Huysum (1682), Jan van der Heyden (1637), and Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem (1622). After her are Adriaen van de Velde (1636), Aert van der Neer (1603), Allaert van Everdingen (1621), Emanuel de Witte (1617), Jan Dirksz Both (1618), and Willem van de Velde the Younger (1633).