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Artists who influenced Willem van de Velde II
He is one of the most llustrious of all marine painters. He was the pupil of his father and Simon de Vlieger. Like his father, he gave very accurate portrayals of ships, but is distinguished from him by his feeling for atmosphere and majestic sense of composition. He left Amsterdam for England with his father in 1672 and in 1674 Charles II gave them a yearly retaining fee of 100 pounds each; the f ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by Willem van de Velde II

Jan van Goyen

Gouden Leeuw near Amsterdam
(Amsterdam Museum)

Ships in Fresh Breeze

Joseph Mallord William Turner

Ludolf Bakhuizen

Surrender of Royal Prince in 1666

Ships in Calm Water

John Constable

Willem van de Velde I

Cannon Shot

English Warships Heeling in Breeze
(Yale Center for British Art)

Abraham Storck

Simon de Vlieger

Vessels in Calm
(Los Angeles County Museum)

Entrance to Dutch Port
(Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Abraham Begeyn