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Peter Vanderbank (Vandrebanc) (1649-1697), Engraver

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 76 portraits
Peter Vanderbank moved to London in 1674. The first two plates that he made in England, two heads of Charles II, were considered by far the finest seen in the country up to that date, and established both Vanderbanks's reputation and his financial independence. Vanderbank initially published his own plates, but later worked mostly for other publishers and booksellers. He was no relation of the portrait painter John Vanderbank.

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Peter Vanderbank

by George White, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, early 18th century
NPG D7525


Peter Vanderbank

by George White, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, early 18th century
NPG D7526



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