Adriaen van der Werff was born near Rotterdam, and taught there by Cornelis Picolet and Eglon Hendrik van der Neer. He worked in Rotterdam, where he died. From 1697 he was also court painter of the Elector Palatine in Düsseldorf. He was a genre, figure and portrait painter.
Adriaen van der Werff
1659 - 1722