During the Dutch Golden Age, which spanned for most part of the 17th century, art burgeoned and thrived at full galore. Interestingly, artists worked on distinct genres of paintings and produced bulk of their works. Right from historic paintings that included allegories and popular religious subjects to portrait painting, genre painting, landscape painting and still life, Dutch paintings covered variety of subjects and topics. Some of the earliest known works of Dutch art date back to the 14th and 15th century by painters such as Gerard David, Jan Maelwael and Wilhelm Vrelant. The golden period of Dutch art saw the rise of many prominent artists, whose contribution helped establish the Dutch golden age that was marked by great artistic wealth and cultural achievements. Rembrandt was one of the greatest Dutch painters and artists of that time. Other well-renowned painters of the Golden period include Johannes Veneer, Jan Steen, Willem van Aelst, Carel Fabritius, Gabriel Metsu, Willem Kalf, Paulus Potter and so on. Read this section to know more about the life and works of Dutch painters.
Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh
30 March 1853
Painter
RembrandtRembrandt
15 July 1606
Painter

Hieronymus BoschHieronymus Bosch
1450 AD
Painter

Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer
31 October 1632
Painter

Piet MondrianPiet Mondrian
07 March 1872
Dutch Painter

Jan van EyckJan van Eyck
1390 AD
Painter

Willem de KooningWillem de Kooning
24 April 1904
Painter

Carel FabritiusCarel Fabritius
27 February 1622
Painter
Jan SteenJan Steen
1626 AD
Genre Painter

Karel Appel Karel Appel
25 April 1921
Painter, Sculptor, Poet
Aelbert CuypAelbert Cuyp
20 October 1620
Dutch Landscape Painter

Paulus PotterPaulus Potter
20 November 1625
Painter

Lizzy AnsinghLizzy Ansingh
13 March 1875
Painter

Sylvia KristelSylvia Kristel
28 September 1952
Singer, Film actor, Film director, Actor, Model,

Theo van DoesburgTheo van Doesburg
30 August 1883
Poet, Painter, Architect, Writer, Graphic
Philippe de ChampaignePhilippe de Champaigne
26 May 1602
Painter

Jacob van RuisdaelJacob van Ruisdael
1628 AD
Painter

Pieter Jansz. SaenredamPieter Jansz. Saenredam
09 June 1597
Painter

Peter LelyPeter Lely
14 September 1618
Painter
Gerard van HonthorstGerard van Honthorst
04 November 1592
Painter

Judith LeysterJudith Leyster
28 July 1609
Painter
Rachel RuyschRachel Ruysch
03 June 1664
Botanical illustrator, Painter

Adriaen van OstadeAdriaen van Ostade
10 December 1610
Painter

Pieter de HoochPieter de Hooch
20 December 1629
Dutch painter
Pieter ClaeszPieter Claesz
1597 AD
Painter

Clara PeetersClara Peeters
1594 AD
Painter
Maarten van HeemskerckMaarten van Heemskerck
01 June 1498
painter

Antonis MorAntonis Mor
1517 AD
Netherlandish painter

Jan Davidsz. de HeemJan Davidsz. de Heem
17 April 1606
painter, botanical illustrator
Gerard DavidGerard David
1460 AD
Painter

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Gerard ter BorchGerard ter Borch
30 November 1617
painter
Dieric BoutsDieric Bouts
 

Lucas van LeydenLucas van Leyden
1494 AD
Artist

Hendrick AvercampHendrick Avercamp
27 January 1585
painter

Gabriël MetsuGabriël Metsu
31 December 1629
Painter
Jan van GoyenJan van Goyen
13 January 1596
Painter
Bartholomeus van der HelstBartholomeus van der Helst
1613 AD
Painter

Hendrick ter BrugghenHendrick ter Brugghen
1588 AD
Painter

Willem van de Velde the ElderWillem van de Velde the Elder
31 October 1610
Painter

Nicolaes MaesNicolaes Maes
31 December 1634
Painter
Meindert HobbemaMeindert Hobbema
31 October 1638
Painter

Karel van ManderKarel van Mander
30 April 1548
Painter

Pieter LastmanPieter Lastman
1583 AD
Painter

Cornelius KrieghoffCornelius Krieghoff
19 June 1815
Painter

Aert de GelderAert de Gelder
26 October 1645
Painter
Coosje van BruggenCoosje van Bruggen
06 June 1942
Sculptor

Dirck van BaburenDirck van Baburen
1595 AD
Painter
Jozef IsraëlsJozef Israëls
27 January 1824
Painter

Jan van der HeydenJan van der Heyden
05 March 1637
Painter

Abraham BloemaertAbraham Bloemaert
25 December 1566
Painter
Jan LievensJan Lievens
24 October 1607
Painter

Jacob CatsJacob Cats
 
Emanuel de WitteEmanuel de Witte
1617 AD
Painter

Jan LuykenJan Luyken
16 April 1649
Poet

Geertgen tot Sint JansGeertgen tot Sint Jans
1465 AD
Painter

Martin van MeytensMartin van Meytens
24 June 1695
Painter

Johan JongkindJohan Jongkind
03 June 1819
Painter
Govert FlinckGovert Flinck
25 January 1615
Painter

Willem KalfWillem Kalf
1619 AD
Painter

Adriaen van de VeldeAdriaen van de Velde
30 November 1636
Painter

Hendrik GoltziusHendrik Goltzius
31 January 1558
painter
Michiel Jansz. van MiereveltMichiel Jansz. van Mierevelt
01 May 1566
Painter

Salomon van RuysdaelSalomon van Ruysdael
1602 AD
Painter
Hendrick de KeyserHendrick de Keyser
15 May 1565
Sculptor

Hercules SeghersHercules Seghers
1589 AD
Painter

Pieter Corneliszoon HooftPieter Corneliszoon Hooft
16 March 1581
Author
Aert van der NeerAert van der Neer
1603 AD
Painter

Jan van ScorelJan van Scorel
01 August 1495
Painter
Pieter PostPieter Post
01 May 1608
Architect

Paul BrilPaul Bril
1554 AD
Painter

Gerbrand van den EeckhoutGerbrand van den Eeckhout
19 August 1621
Painter
Arnold HoubrakenArnold Houbraken
28 March 1660
Painter

Frans van Mieris the ElderFrans van Mieris the Elder
16 April 1635
Painter
Jan MostaertJan Mostaert
1475 AD
Painter

Caspar NetscherCaspar Netscher
1639 AD
Painter

Adriaen de VriesAdriaen de Vries
1556 AD
Sculptor

Karel DujardinKarel Dujardin
27 September 1622
Painter
Caspar van WittelCaspar van Wittel
 
Philips WouwermanPhilips Wouwerman
24 May 1619
Painter

Corneille de LyonCorneille de Lyon
1500 AD
Painter

Louis RaemaekersLouis Raemaekers
06 April 1869
Painter

Esaias van de VeldeEsaias van de Velde
17 May 1587
Painter
Thomas de KeyserThomas de Keyser
1596 AD
Painter

Jacob MarisJacob Maris
25 August 1837
Painter

Max VelthuijsMax Velthuijs
22 May 1923
Painter

Jacob de WitJacob de Wit
 

Isaac van OstadeIsaac van Ostade
02 June 1621
Painter
Barent FabritiusBarent Fabritius
16 November 1624
Painter

Jan Baptist WeenixJan Baptist Weenix
1621 AD
Painter
Jan Dirksz BothJan Dirksz Both
1610 AD
Painter

Matthijs MarisMatthijs Maris
17 August 1839
Painter
Allaert van EverdingenAllaert van Everdingen
18 June 1621
Painter
Jacobus van LooyJacobus van Looy
12 September 1855
Painter