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Sebastiano Ricci

1659 - 1734

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Sebastiano Ricci (1 August 1659 – 15 May 1734) was an Italian painter of the late Baroque school of Venice. About the same age as Piazzetta, and an elder contemporary of Tiepolo, he represents a late version of the vigorous and luminous Cortonesque style of grand manner fresco painting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sebastiano Ricci has received more than 107,434 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Sebastiano Ricci is the 498th most popular painter (up from 518th in 2019), the 1,461st most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,498th in 2019) and the 123rd most popular Italian Painter.

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Among painters, Sebastiano Ricci ranks 498 out of 1,421Before him are Richard Serra, Catharina van Hemessen, Moïse Kisling, Leonor Fini, Pierre Auguste Cot, and Edward Steichen. After him are Arman, Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov, Kurt Westergaard, Gu Kaizhi, Michael Wolgemut, and Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo.

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Among people born in 1659, Sebastiano Ricci ranks 6Before him are Henry Purcell, Jacob Roggeveen, Georg Ernst Stahl, Henry Every, and Yamamoto Tsunetomo. After him are Adam Ludwig Lewenhaupt, Pieter van der Aa, Domenico Gabrielli, Adriaen van der Werff, Theodore Eustace, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, and David Gregory. Among people deceased in 1734, Sebastiano Ricci ranks 6Before him are Georg Ernst Stahl, Rob Roy MacGregor, Claude Louis Hector de Villars, Richard Cantillon, and James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick. After him are Giovanni Ceva, Abigail Masham, Baroness Masham, Louise de Kérouaille, Duchess of Portsmouth, Johann Conrad Dippel, Domenico Trezzini, and James Thornhill.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Sebastiano Ricci ranks 1,461 out of 4,668Before him are Ugolino della Gherardesca (1220), Lawrence of Brindisi (1559), Ascanio Sforza (1455), Augustine of Canterbury (510), Massimo Moratti (1945), and Antipope Constantine II (710). After him are Fabrizio De André (1940), Ubertino of Casale (1259), Rinaldo d'Este (1655), Giovanni Villani (1276), Aurelia Cotta (-120), and Marcia (200).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Sebastiano Ricci ranks 123Before him are Jacopo de' Barbari (1460), Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio (1467), Pietro Longhi (1701), Andrea Solari (1460), Michael Pacher (1435), and Mariotto Albertinelli (1474). After him are Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (1727), Elisabetta Sirani (1638), Alessandro Magnasco (1667), Paris Bordone (1500), Giuseppe Crespi (1665), and Carlo Dolci (1616).