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Artists who influenced Gerrit van Honthorst
Honthorst was born in Utrecht, the son of a decorative painter, and trained under his father, and then under Abraham Bloemaert. Having completed his education, Honthorst went to Italy, where he is first recorded in 1616. He was one of four artists from Utrecht who went to Rome at around this time, all of whom were to be deeply influenced by the recent art they encountered there. The other three we ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by Gerrit van Honthorst


Granida and Daifilo
(Centraal Museum)

Frederick Henry with Wife and Three Daughters


Annibale Carracci

Mocking of Christ
(Los Angeles County Museum)

Christ Crowned with Thorns
(Getty Museum)

Jusepe de Ribera

Abraham Bloemaert

(Galleria Borghese)

Adoration of Shepherds

Artemisia Gentileschi

Hendrick ter Brugghen

(Worcester Art Museum)

Triumph of Winter Queen

Jan van Bijlert