VERMEER VAN HAARLEM, Jan the Younger
(b. 1656, Haarlem, d. 1705, Haarlem)
Oil on canvas, 49 x 65 cm
This painting is an autograph work by Jan Vermeer van Haarlem the Younger, a student of his father of the same name and of Nicolaes Berchem. Together with Dirck van Bergen and Simon van der Does, he numbers among the late Dutch landscapists working in an Italianate manner.