Arijen van der Velden / Adriaen van der Velde. Is he identical to the Amsterdam painter Adriaen van de Velde (1636-1672) Dutch painter, draughtsman, etcher who is mentioned several times as Hooftman in part 2 of the Master Book of the Delft Guild in 1657?

Note. Grove Dictionary of Art, 17th century Dutch artists, p 358.

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