about 1585 or earlier? - 1657
Hendrick Gerritsz. Pot was probably bornin Haarlem. He is thought to have been a pupil of Karel van Mander. He worked in Haarlem where he was Dean of the guild in 1626, 1630 and 1635. In 1632 he was in London and after 1648 in Amsterdam, where he died. He was a chiefly a portrait and genre painter.
The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN