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Robert Walker (1599-1658), Painter

Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist associated with 129 portraits
Walker was a prolific portrait painter, chiefly patronised by Parliamentarians, among them Cromwell, Ireton and Fairfax. He often used poses derived from van Dyck's portraits, but he had a distinct, soft style of his own.

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4435

Adrian Scrope

by or after Robert Walker
oil on canvas, 17th century?
NPG 4435

1600

Unknown man, formerly known as John Hampden

attributed to Robert Walker
oil on canvas, 1640s
NPG 1600

753

Robert Walker

by Robert Walker
oil on canvas, circa 1645-1650
NPG 753

6179

John Evelyn

by Robert Walker
oil on canvas, 1648
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6179

536

Oliver Cromwell

by Robert Walker
oil on canvas, circa 1649
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 536

3624

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron

by William Faithorne, after Robert Walker
line engraving, feigned oval
NPG 3624

618

Unknown man, formerly known as William Faithorne

attributed to Robert Walker
oil on canvas, circa 1650
NPG 618

3301

Henry Ireton

copy attributed to Robert Walker, after Samuel Cooper, and Sir Anthony van Dyck
oil on canvas, circa 1650
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3301

252

John Lambert

after Robert Walker
oil on canvas, (circa 1650-1655)
NPG 252

1645b

William Seymour, 2nd Duke of Somerset

by George Perfect Harding, after Robert Walker
watercolour, 1825-1850
NPG 1645b

D23433

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron

after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D23433

D27093

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron

by William Faithorne, after Robert Walker, published by Thomas Rowlett
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D27093

D27101

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron

after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D27101

D27102

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron

after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D27102

D28668

Oliver Cromwell

by Pierre Lombart, after Robert Walker, published by Thomas Hinde
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D28668

D28673

Oliver Cromwell

after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D28673

D28731

Oliver Cromwell

after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid to late 17th century
NPG D28731

D28732

Oliver Cromwell

after Robert Walker
etching, mid 17th century
NPG D28732

D28736

Oliver Cromwell

after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid to late 17th century
NPG D28736

D16577

Oliver Cromwell

by Frederik Bouttats the Younger, after Robert Walker
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D16577