Aelbert Cuyp

October 20, 1620 – November 15, 1691

Aelbert Jacobsz Cuyp was a leading Dutch landscape painter of the Dutch Golden Age in the 17th century. The most famous of a family of painters, the pupil of his father Jacob Gerritsz Cuyp (1594–1651/52), he is especially known for his large views of the Dutch countryside in early morning or late afternoon light.