Haarlem (?) 1635 - 1684 Amsterdam
Jan Wynants was active from 1660 to 1672 in Amsterdam and died in 1684. He left over 200 landscapes, mostly depicting gently rolling sand hill country. His most important works are held in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, the Hermitage in St Petersburg and in the Louvre. His pupils included Adriaen van de Velde (1636–1672) and Philips Wouwerman (1619–1668), some of whose works are also held in the Princely Collections.