(b. 1634, Dordrecht, d. 1693, Amsterdam)
Portrait of a Woman1667
Oil on canvas, 90 x 72 cm
Musée d'Arras, Arras
Maes studied at Rembrandt from 1650 to 1654 and his early works show the influence of his master. After visiting Antwerp, where he saw the works of Rubens, Van Dych and Jordaens, his style changed and he became a popular portraitist.