Govert Flinck was born on January 25th 1615 and died in Amsterdam on February 2nd 1660. Painter.
Flinck was an apprentice of Rembrandt, and several of Flinck’s paintings were sold as Rembrandt’s paintings.
Flinck was already a famous painter when he was alive, and he painted many portraits for Amsterdam’s notabilities. He also painted the Princes of Oranje and for Frederik Willem I of Brandenburg, King of Prussia and Elector of Brandenburg.