Sir Anthony Van Dyck
Standard Name: Van Dyck, Sir Anthony
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Friends, Associates||Margaret Cavendish|
|Leisure and Society||Ephelia|
|Textual Features||Carola Oman||
Oman relates her subject's public engagements as an infant (attending her mother's coronation, sprinkling holy water on her father's corpse); her departure from her native country, with absolutely no knowledge of the English language, to...
|Textual Production||Mary Delany|
|Wealth and Poverty||Lady Jane Cavendish||
In November 1645 she hid and thus preserved an inventory of the family silver at Welbeck, and she saved some of the tapestries and Van Dyck paintings from both houses in the general despoiling. Out...