ROMBOUTS, Salomon
(b. ca. 1652, Haarlem, d. ca. 1702, Italy)

Biography

Dutch painter, son of the painter Gillis Rombouts, with whom he may first have studied. He was admitted to the Haarlem guild in 1678. A landscape painter, his work reflects (and sometimes imitates) the Haarlem landscapes of Ruisdael and more particularly of Cornelis Decker (1625-78). He was in Florence in 1690.