Anthony Van Dyck

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Style: Baroque

Place: Antwerp

Born: 1599

Death: 1641

Nationality: Belgium

Biography:

Sir Anthony van Dyck (Dutch pronunciation: [vɑn ˈdɛˑɪ̯k], many variant spellings 22 March 1599 – 9 December 1641) was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England. 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 o...