Daily Archives: July 8, 2011

The Five Children of Charles I by Sir Anthony van Dyck

Antoon van Dyck, or as we better know him, Anthony van Dyck, was born in Antwerp in 1599.   He came from a wealthy Flemish family, his father being an affluent silk merchant, and whether it was because of his prosperous … Continue reading

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