Anthony van Dyck

Sir Anthony van Dyck (Dutch pronunciation: [vɑn ˈdɛi̯k], mony variant spellins;[1] 22 Mairch 1599 – 9 December 1641) wis a Flemish Baroque airtist that becam the leadin coort penter in Ingland, efter enjoyin great success in Italy an the Soothren Netherlands.

Anthony van Dyck
BornAntoon van Dyck
22 Mairch 1599
Antwerp, Spaingie Netherlands (modren-day Belgium)
Died9 December 1641(1641-12-09) (aged 42)
EddicationHendrick van Balen,
Peter Paul Rubens
Kent forPentin


  1. Oreeginally "van Dijck", wi the "IJ" digraph, in Dutch. Anthony is the Inglis for the Dutch Anthonis or Antoon, tho Anthonie, Antonio or Anthonio wis an aa uised; in French he is eften Antoine, in Italian Anthonio or Antonio. In Inglis a caipitalised "Van" in Van Dyck wis mair uisual till recent decades (uised bi Waterhouse for ensaumple), an Dyke wis eften uised in his lifetime an later