Masterful Dutch Golden Age group painter and print-maker. His best-known functions include The Evening View, Bathsheba at Her Shower, and many self-portraits. In his youngsters, he was an apprentice to painter Pieter Lastman. He was commissioned in 1661 to create function for the newly-constructed town hall. He was the ninth kid born in to the upper-class category of Harmen Gerritszoon truck Rijn and Neeltgen Willemsdochter truck Zuytbrouck. He wedded Saskia truck Uylenburg in 1634 and, in 1654, fathered a little girl named Cornelia along with his maid, Hendrickje Stoffels. He and Johannes Vermeer had been two of the very most prominent painters from the Dutch Golden Age group.