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Pieter Schenck (1660-1711), Engraver and publisher

Artist associated with 50 portraits
Pieter Schenck was a Dutch engraver, mapmaker and publisher. Born in Elberfeld, Germany in 1660, Schenck moved to Amsterdam in 1683 where he became a pupil of Gerard Valck. He became a skilled exponent of mezzotint engraving, which he practised until 1695, at which point he focused on making and selling maps.

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D31743

Adrian Beverland

by Pieter Schenck, after G.D. Vois
mezzotint, late 17th century
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D30778

Hiob Ludolf (Job Leutholf)

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, late 17th century
NPG D30778

D30943

Johannes de Wolff

by Pieter Schenck, after William Wissing
mezzotint, late 17th to early 18th century
NPG D30943

D1178

Adrian Beverland

by Pieter Schenck, after G.D. Vois
mezzotint, late 17th century
NPG D1178

D7750

King William III

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, probably late 17th century
NPG D7750

D7751

King William III

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, probably late 17th century
NPG D7751

D7752

King William III when Prince of Orange

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, probably late 17th century
NPG D7752

D7761

Queen Mary II

by Pieter Schenck
mezzotint, published circa 1675-1700
NPG D7761

D15201

Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt

possibly by Pieter Schenck, after David van der Plas
mezzotint, circa 1675-1700
NPG D15201

D1748

William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire

by Pieter Schenck, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, 1680s-1690s
NPG D1748

D7760

Queen Mary II when Princess of Orange

by Pieter Schenck
mezzotint, probably 1680s
NPG D7760

D2495

Isabella Fitzroy (née Bennet), Duchess of Grafton

by Pieter Schenck, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685
NPG D2495

D2982

Jacob van Wassenaer

by and published by Pieter Schenck
mezzotint, circa 1685-1719
NPG D2982

D7864

King James II

by Pieter Schenck, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D7864

D7865

King James II

by Pieter Schenck, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D7865

D8429

King James II

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D8429

D9286

The Seven Bishops Committed to the Tower in 1688

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, 1688 or after
NPG D9286

D10694

Sir Edward Petre, 3rd Bt; Mary of Modena; Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

attributed to Pieter Schenck
mezzotint, 1688 or after
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D10694

D3441

Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt

by Pieter Schenck, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, (circa 1688-1690)
NPG D3441

D7935

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

by Pieter Schenck, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, (1688)
NPG D7935