Hendrick van Balen the Elder
1575? - 1632
Van Balen was born in Antwerp, and taught by Adam van Noort. He probably visited Italy but was working in Antwerp from 1602. He was a figure painter. Van Dyck was one of his many pupils.
Hendrick van Balen the Elder and Follower of Jan Brueghel the Elder
possibly after 1615
The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN