Pieter Pietersz. Lastmann
1583 – Amsterdam – 1633

Dutch painter and etcher

Pieter Lastmann, well known as a history painter, was the teacher of Rembrandt (1606-1669) in the years 1622/1623.

He was one of the most important artist of of the beginning of the 17th century, who mainly influenced Rembrandt's painting style as well as his graphic works of art.