Herman Saftleven

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Place: Rotterdam

Born: 1609

Death: 1685

Nationality: Netherlands

Biography:

Herman Saftleven the Younger (1609 - January 5, 1685 (buried)), was a Dutch painter of the Baroque period. Born in Rotterdam, Saftleven lived most of his life (1632–1685) in Utrecht. His brothers, Cornelis Saftleven (1607–1681) and Abraham Saftleven were both painters. The former was even better known as a painter, specializing in genre scenes, whi...