Tilman Riemenschneider

1460 - 1531

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Tilman Riemenschneider (c. 1460 – 7 July 1531) was a German sculptor and woodcarver active in Würzburg from 1483. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tilman Riemenschneider has received more than 143,070 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia. Tilman Riemenschneider is the 47th most popular sculptor (down from 46th in 2019), the 1,207th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,050th in 2019) and the most popular German Sculptor.

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Among sculptors, Tilman Riemenschneider ranks 47 out of 190Before him are Józef Gosławski, Ossip Zadkine, Rosa Bonheur, Vera Mukhina, Andrea della Robbia, and Chares of Lindos. After him are Bernardo Rossellino, Robert Smithson, César Manrique, Adriaen de Vries, Isamu Noguchi, and Ageladas.

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Among people born in 1460, Tilman Riemenschneider ranks 10Before him are Vicente Yáñez Pinzón, Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples, Tristão da Cunha, Andrea Solari, Juan de la Cosa, and Lorenzo Costa. After him are Pierre de la Rue, João da Nova, Judah Leon Abravanel, Bartholomew Columbus, Geertgen tot Sint Jans, and Jacopo de' Barbari. Among people deceased in 1531, Tilman Riemenschneider ranks 5Before him are Huldrych Zwingli, Antonio Pigafetta, Louise of Savoy, and Hans Burgkmair. After him are Gerónimo de Aguilar, Johannes Oecolampadius, Pedro Arias Dávila, and Vallabha.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Tilman Riemenschneider ranks 1,207 out of 5,289Before him are Hieronymus Wolf (1516), Max Hoffmann (1869), Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover (1914), Sebastian Kneipp (1821), W. G. Sebald (1944), and Charles, Grand Duke of Baden (1786). After him are Sophie Magdalene of Brandenburg-Kulmbach (1700), Karl-Otto Apel (1922), Maximilian, Hereditary Prince of Saxony (1759), Albert I, Duke of Bavaria (1336), Claudia Schiffer (1970), and Bruno the Great (925).

Among SCULPTORS In Germany

Among sculptors born in Germany, Tilman Riemenschneider ranks 1After him are Franz Xaver Messerschmidt (1736), Johann Gottfried Schadow (1764), Adolf von Hildebrand (1847), Adam Kraft (1450), Christian Daniel Rauch (1777), Igor Mitoraj (1944), Georg Kolbe (1877), Eva Hesse (1936), Gerhard Marcks (1889), Martin Kippenberger (1953), and Rosemarie Trockel (1952).