VINNE, Vincent I Laurensz. van der
(b. 1628, Haarlem, d. 1702, Haarlem)

Vanitas with a Royal Crown

after 1649
Oil on canvas, 95 x 69 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

Vincent I Laurensz. van der Vinne is best known for his vanitas still-lifes. Beside Pieter van Roestraten, a genre and still-life painter (and the son-in-law of Frans Hals) Vinne is the only documented student of Hals; not a trace of their contact with him is evident in their works.