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Peter Vandyke (1729-1799), Painter

Artist associated with 3 portraits
Peter Vandyke was born in the Netherlands. He was invited to come to England by Sir Joshua Reynolds to assist in painting draperies. He exhibited at the Incorporated Society of Artists in 1762 and 1764, and at the Free Society of Artists in 1767.

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge

by Peter Vandyke
oil on canvas, 1795
On display in Room 18 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 192

193

Robert Southey

by Peter Vandyke
oil on canvas, 1795
On display in Room 18 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 193

D16769

John Milton

by C. Widder, after Peter Vandyke
line engraving, 18th century
NPG D16769