DYCK, Sir Anthony van
(b. 1599, Antwerpen, d. 1641, London)
Portrait of Felipe Godinesc. 1630
Oil on canvas, 211 x 138 cm
Alte Pinakothek, Munich
Felipe Godines, the Portuguese Marrano merchant became lord of Cantecroy, Mortsel and Luithagen in 1627. Van Dyck recorded him for posterity in a pose appropriate to his newly acquired status.