MIERIS, Willem van
(b. 1662, Leiden, d. 1747, Leiden)

A Seated Man

1688
Oil on panel, 21 x 17 cm
Private collection

This picture depicts a man seated holding a berkemeier and a pipe in his hands, a tobacco pouch in his lap, with a view of an extensive river landscape beyond. It can be compared with paintings of the artist's father, Frans van Mieris the Elder.