Jacob Vrel - active: 1654 - 1662 Street Scene with Bakery ~ Signatures on paintings are the only surviving documents of Jacobus Vrel's life. His seemingly naïve style and his pictures' rarity even have prompted speculation that he was an amateur.
I keep seeing what looks like a kirtle over a yellow thing. I wonder if it might be one of those knitted waistcoats. We know they existed. A Peasant Family At Meal-Time (Grace Before Meal) 1665 National Gallery in London Jan Steen