Persons




Hans von Aachen (1552 - 1615)German mannerist painter
Magdalena Abakanowicz (1930 - )Polish sculptor and fiber artist
Pieter van den Abeele (1608 - 1684)Dutch medallist and coiner
Marina Abramovic (1946 - )New York-based Serbian performance artist
Carla Accardi (1924 - 2014)Italian painter
Andreas Achenbach (1815 - 1910)German painter and printmaker
Oswald Achenbach (1827 - 1905)German painter
Lucas Achtschellinck (1626 - 1699)Flemish painter
James Adam (1732 - 1794)Scottish architect
Robert Adam (1728 - 1792)Scottish neoclassical architect, interior designer and furniture designer
Abigail Adams (1744 - 1818)First Lady, wife of John Adams
John Adams (1735 - 1826)Second president of the United States
Jankel Adler (1895 - 1949)Polish painter and printmaker
Alexander Adriaensen (1587 - 1661)Flemish painter
Alexander Adriaenssen (1587 - 1661)Flemish still-life painter
Pope Adrian VI (1459 - 1523)Pope from 1522 to 1523
Vincent Adrianssen (1595 - 1675)Flemish painter
Pieter van Aelst (1502 - 12)Flemish painter, court painter to Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor
Willem van Aelst (1626 - after 1687)Dutch painter, specialized in still-life painting with flowers or game
Cornelis van Aerssen (1602 - 1668)
Hendrick Aerts (active 1600 - )Flemish painter and draftsman who painted mainly architectural paintings
Pieter Aertsen (1507/08 - 1575)Dutch painter
Agam (1928 - )Israeli sculptor and experimental artist
Eileen Agar (1899 - 1991)British painter and photographer associated with the Surrealist movement
Karl Josef Alos Agricola (1779 - 1852)German engraver and painter
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486 - 1535)German magician, occult writer, theologian, astrologer, and alchemist
Dries van Agt (1931 - )Dutch politician, prime-minister 1977-1982
August Wilhelm Julius Ahlborn (1796 - 1857)German painter and draftsman
George Aitchison (1825 - 1910)British architect
Lieuwe van Aitzema (1600 - 1669)Dutch historian, diplomat, bon viveur, philanderer and spy
Jean Alaux (1785 - 1864)French painter
Aggaeus van Albada (1525 - 1587)
Francesco Albani (1578 - 1660)Italian Baroque painter
Josef Albers (1888 - 1976)German-born American artist and educator
Leon Battista Alberti (1404 - 1472)Italian humanist author, artist, architect, poet, priest, linguist, philosopher and cryptographer
Mariotto Albertinelli (1474 - 1515)Florentine painter
Gerrit Alberts (1663 - 1757)Dutch artist
Alcuin (c. 735 - 804)English scholar, ecclesiastic, poet and teacher
Heinrich Aldegrever (1502 - 1555 or 1561)German painter and engraver
Herman van Aldewerelt (1628/29 - 1669)Dutch portrait painter
Pierre Alechinsky (1927 - )Belgian artist
Abraham Alewijn (1607 - 1679)
Francis Alexander (1800 - 1880)American painter
John White Alexander (1856 - 1915)American portrait, figure, and decorative painter and illustrator
Alexander the Great (356 BC - 323 BC)King (Basileus) of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon, member of the Argead dynasty
Alessandro Algardi (1598 - 1654)Italian high-Baroque sculptor
Dante Alighieri (c. 1265 - 1321)Italian poet of the late Middle Ages
Louis Alincbrot (c. 1432 - c. 1463)Belgian painter
William Allan (1782 - 1850)Scottish painter
August Allebé (1838 - 1927)Dutch 19th-century painter
Etienne Allegrain
Richard Allen
Alessandro Allori (1535 - 1607)Italian painter
Cristofano Allori (1577 - 1621)Italian painter
Gilles Allou (1670 - 1751)French painter
Washington Allston (1779 - 1843)American painter
Anna Alma-Tadema (1867 - 1943)British painter, daughter of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Laura Alma-Tadema (1852 - 1909)Painter and second wife of Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836 - 1912)Dutch painter of special British denizenship
Theodorus Janssonius van Almeloveen (1657 - 1712)Dutch physician, and the learned editor of various classical and medical works
Denis van Alsloot (before 1573 - 1625/1626)Flemish painter
Jakob Alt (1789 - 1872)German painter
Albrecht Altdorfer (ca. 1480 - 1538)German painter and printmaker
Amalia of Solms-Braunfels (1602 - 1675)Regent of Orange-Nassau, was the wife of Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange
Edmond Aman-Jean (1858 - 1936)French painter, draftsman, and lithographer
Wilhelm Amberg (1822 - 1899)German painter
Jacopo Amigoni (1682 - 1752)Italian painter of the late-Baroque or Rococo period
Bartolomeo Ammanati (1511 - 1592)Florentine sculptor and architect
Antonio Mercurio Amorosi (1660 - 1738)Italian painter
Hans Christian Andersen (1805 - 1875)Danish author
Stanley Anderson (1884 - 1966)British painter
Andrea Andreani (1558 or 1559 - 1629)Italian woodcutter and printer
Ippolito Andreasi (1548 - 1608)Italian painter
Michael Andrews (1928 - 1995)British painter
Christiaan Andriessen (1775 - 1846)Dutch painter and draftsman
Hendrick Andriessen (1607 - 1655)Flemish still-life painter
Jurriaan Andriessen (1742 - 1819)Dutch painter and draftsman
Philips Angel (ca. 1618 - after 1664)Dutch writer, painter, and etcher
Philips Angel of MiddelburgDutch still life painter
Heinrich von Angeli (1840 - 1925)Austrian painter
David d' Angers (1788 - 1856)French sculptor and teacher
Sofonisba Anguissola (ca. 1532 - 1625)Italian painter
Frank Ankersmit (1945 - )Professor of intellectual history and historical theory at the University of Groningen
Anne of Great Britain (1665 - 1714)Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland 1702-1707
Louis Anquetin (1861 - 1932)French painter and draftsman
Pieter van Anraedt (c. 1635 - 1678)Dutch painter
Giovanni Anselmo (1934 - )Italian artist associated with Arte Povera
Thomas Anshutz (1851 - 1912)American painter
Horst Antes (1936 - )German artist and sculptor
Arnoldus van Anthonissen (c. 1630 - 1703)Dutch painter
Hendrick van Anthonissen (1605 - 1656)Dutch painter
Aert Anthonisz. (1580 - before 1620)Dutch painter
Cornelis Anthonisz. (c. 1505 - after 1553)Dutch printmaker, painter, and cartographer
Antico (c. 1460 - 1528)16th-century North Italian sculptor
Alexandre Antigna (1817 - 1878)French painter
Eleanor Antin (1935 - )American performance artist, film-maker, installation artist, conceptual artist and feminist artist
José Antolinez (1635 - 1675)Spanish painter
Antonello da Messina (c. 1430 - 1479)Italian painter
Stefano d' Antonio di Vanni (1405 - 1483)Italian painter
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