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Michael Dahl

(1659-1743), Portrait painter

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 167 portraits
Portrait painter. Dahl first came to England from Sweden in 1682 and was for many years Kneller's chief rival. He worked for the Duke of Somerset, painting the Petworth 'Beauties' in the late 1690s, and for Queen Anne and her husband, completing a set of Admirals, c.1702-8 (now at Greenwich).

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Michael Dahl, by Michael Dahl - NPG 3822

Michael Dahl

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, 1691
NPG 3822

John Locke, by Michael Dahl - NPG 114

John Locke

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1696
On display in Room 8 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 114

John Locke, by Michael Dahl - NPG 5385

John Locke

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, 1696
On display at Lyme Park, Stockport
NPG 5385

Bainbrigg Buckeridge, by Michael Dahl - NPG 6521

Bainbrigg Buckeridge

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, feigned oval, 1696
On display in Room 8 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6521

Sir George Rooke, studio of Michael Dahl - NPG 1992

Sir George Rooke

studio of Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, (circa 1700-1705)
NPG 1992

Sir Cloudesley Shovell, by Michael Dahl - NPG 797

Sir Cloudesley Shovell

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1702
NPG 797

Sir George Rooke, by Michael Dahl - NPG 6769

Sir George Rooke

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1703-1708
NPG 6769

Prince George of Denmark, Duke of Cumberland, by or after Michael Dahl - NPG 4163

Prince George of Denmark, Duke of Cumberland

by or after Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1705
On display in the Hall at Beningbrough Hall
NPG 4163

Queen Anne, by Michael Dahl - NPG 6187

Queen Anne

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, 1705
On display in Room 8 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6187

Sir John Pratt, possibly after Michael Dahl - NPG 480

Sir John Pratt

possibly after Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, 1842-1847 (circa 1710)
On display at Royal Courts of Justice, London
NPG 480

James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, by or after Michael Dahl - NPG 78

James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde

by or after Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, 1713
On display in Room 11 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 78

Joseph Addison, by Michael Dahl - NPG 714

Joseph Addison

by Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, 1719
NPG 714

Alexander Pope, studio of Michael Dahl - NPG 4132

Alexander Pope

studio of Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1727
NPG 4132

Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, 3rd Bt, after Michael Dahl - NPG 2614

Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, 3rd Bt

after Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, (circa 1729)
NPG 2614

Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, studio of Michael Dahl - NPG 872

Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke

studio of Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1737-1743
On display at Royal Courts of Justice, London
NPG 872

Greville Verney, by Robert Williams, published by  John Smith, after  Michael Dahl - NPG D31216

Greville Verney

by Robert Williams, published by John Smith, after Michael Dahl
mezzotint, circa 1680-1704 (circa 1689-1695)
NPG D31216

Greville Verney, by Robert Williams, published by  John Smith, after  Michael Dahl - NPG D11680

Greville Verney

by Robert Williams, published by John Smith, after Michael Dahl
mezzotint, circa 1680-1704 (circa 1689-1695)
NPG D11680

Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough, by John Simon, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Michael Dahl - NPG D15445

Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough

by John Simon, published by Edward Cooper, after Michael Dahl
mezzotint, circa 1685-1693
NPG D15445

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