Anthony van Dyck self-portrait.

Who Was Sir Anthony van Dyck

On a day like today, Flemish-English painter Anthony van Dyck was born.

March 22, 1599.

Sir Anthony van Dyck (22 March 1599–9 December 1641) was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England, after enjoying great success in Italy and the Southern Netherlands.

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