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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.
by Robert Walker
oil on canvas, circa 1645-1650
On display at Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK in the exhibition 'Self'
Exhibitions and displays
- Hidden: An unseen portrait of Oliver Cromwell
Until 19 October