Anthony van Dyck

Artist (Netherlands)
  •   319 K Artworks have been viewed 319,717 times.
  •   300 Artworks have been added to favourites 300 times.
  •   1,030 1,030 artworks.
  •   33 33 followers.

About

Sir Anthony van Dyck (22 March 1599 – 9 December 1641) was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England, after enjoying great success in Italy and Flanders. He is most famous for his portraits of Charles I of England and his family and court, painted with a relaxed elegance that was to be the dominant influence on English portrait-painting for the next 150 years. He also painted biblical and mythological subjects, displayed outstanding facility as a draftsman, and was an important innovator in watercolour and etching. [Source]