People: contemporaries

Died Antony's

René Descartes

February 11, 1650 influence, especially the idea of "globules" as a basic unit of matter

Robbert Gordon



February 21, 1677

Theodorus Craanen

February 27, 1688 friend and colleague

Thomas van der Wilt

May 19, 1733 illustrator earlier in his career

Willem van der Lely

April 2, 1772 estate executor

Willem van der Wilt

January 24, 1727 illustrator toward the end of his career

William Davidson

January 1, 1689 master in the linen trade during his apprenticeship in Amsterdam