Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Man, Cornelis de

The Chess Players
c. 1670
Oil on canvas, 97,5 x 85 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary

Man, Cornelis de (1621 - 1706)
Dutch Golden Age painter.
He became a successful painter in Delft, and painted a prestigious group portrait for the Anatomy guild there, as well as a renowned painting for the Amsterdam Noorsche Compagnie, a northern branch of the Amsterdam Dutch East India Company.