|Dates||1566 - 1638|
Until the age of eighteen, Wtewael made and engraved glass with his father in his native town of Utrecht. Soon after, he spent two years each in Italy and France, where he cultivated his mature painting style. Upon his return to Utrecht at age twenty-five, he became a member of the saddlemakers'
Wtewael was one of the last artists in Europe painting in the