Robert Peake [the elder]

Robert Peake [the elder]
Birth and death
1551 - 1619
Related place
Alistair Grant

Robert Peake [the elder] (c.1551-1619) portrait and decorative painter. Peake was appointed Sergeant-Painter to James I in June 1607, and over the following decade painted a number of portraits of Prince Henry, including several at Oatlands, which suggest he was employed as the Prince's official portraitist.

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