William Dobson

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Birthday
24, 1611
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Oct 28, 1646 (35)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
24, 1611
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Oct 28, 1646 (35)

About

British portraitist known for being one of England's first premiere painters.

Before Fame

He was an apprentice to William Peake.

Trivia

A documentary on his life, The Lost Genius of British Art: William Dobson, was produced in 2011.

Family Life

He was survived by Judith Sander, whom he married in 1637.

Associated With

He painted a twelve year old Charles II of England.

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