DOBSON, William
(b. 1610, London, d. 1646, London)

The Painter with Sir Charles Cottrell and Sir Balthasar Gerbier

about 1645
Oil on canvas,
Albury Park, Guildford, England

Sir Charles, on the extreme right, seems to be protecting Dobson, in the middle, from the suggestions of the elderly figure on the left who holds a drawing in his hand.