"Portrait of a Lawyer in his Cabinet"
17th century Flemish school
Oil on copper 53.5 cm x 46 cm
Nicolaes Maes, painter of history, genre scenes, portraits, interiors. He was the son of Gerrit Maes, merchant and bourgeois from Dordrecht. At the age of 16, he came to work in Rembrandt's studio and remained there until 1654.