(1615 - 1660)
Govaert Flinck was active/lived in Netherlands. Govaert Flinck is known for painting.
Portrait of a painter, perhaps a self portrait (recto); A Biblical scene (verso)
Biography Govaert Flinck
Govaert Flinck was one of Rembrandt's most talented pupils. He is
recorded in the master's Amsterdam studio from 1635 until 1636, when,
according to his early biographer Houbraken, he established himself as
an autonomous artist (A. Houbraken, De Groote Schouburgh de Nederlantsche konstschilders en schilderessen,
Amsterdam, 1718-1721, II, p. 18).
Rembrandt greatly influenced Flinck's
career, which is especially evident in Flinck's lasting interest in the
genre of the tronie: a type of imaginary portrait or character
study, painted from a living model but depicting a stock character or a
particular personality. Such tronies by Rem
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