Biography of Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619

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Around 1551 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 was born.

On 30 Apr 1565 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (14) commenced his training under Laurence Woodham at the Sign of "The Key", Goldsmith's Row, Cheapside, City of London

On 20 May 1576 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (25) became a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths

After 20 May 1576 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (25) was in the pay of the Master of the Revels

In 1582 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (31). Portrait of Anne Knollys Baroness De La Warr 1555-1608.

In 1590 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (39). Portrait of Katherine Carey 1st Countess Nottingham 1550-1603 (40).

Around 1597 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (46). Portrait of Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (41).

In 1605 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (54). Portrait of Arbella Stewart 1575-1615.

In 1607 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (56) was appointed Sarjeant Painter to James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625 (40) sharing the office with John Critz 1551-1642 (56).

In 1608 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (57). Portrait of Elizabeth D'Oyly nee Knightley.

In 1608 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (57). Portrait of Elizabeth D'Oyly nee Knightley.

On 14 Oct 1608 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (57) was paid £7 for "pictures made by His Highness’ (14) command".

On 14 Jul 1609 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (58) was paid £3 "for a picture of His Highness (15) which was given in exchange for the King’s picture".

In 1610 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (59). Portrait of Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Elizabeth Watson 1600-1624 (11). She is wearing a draped mantle—embroidered with seed pearls in a pattern of ostrich plumes—and a matching turban. The mantle knotted on one shoulder was worn in Jacobean court masques.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Elizabeth Watson 1600-1624 (11). She is wearing a draped mantle—embroidered with seed pearls in a pattern of ostrich plumes—and a matching turban. The mantle knotted on one shoulder was worn in Jacobean court masques.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (60) and Paul Isackson 1565-1655 painted the cabins, carvings, and armorials on the ship the Prince Royal

On 10 Jul 1613 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (62) was paid £13. 6s. 8d. by the vice-chancellor of the University of Cambridge, "in full satisfaction for Prince Charles (-17) his picture", for a full-length portrait which is still in the Cambridge University Library.

In 1616 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (65). Portrait of (possibly) Frances Cotton 1578-1620 (38).

In 1616 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (65). Portrait of (possibly) Frances Cotton 1578-1620 (38).

In 1616 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (65) was paid £35 for "three several pictures of his Highness (-15)".

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales 1594-1612 (24) in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of Anne Vavasour 1560-1650 (59).

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of Anne Vavasour 1560-1650 (59).

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of William Pope 1st Earl Downe 1573-1631 (45).

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of William Pope 1st Earl Downe 1573-1631 (45).

In 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of Vere Egerton -1629.

On 10 Oct 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68) made his will.

After 10 Oct 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68) died.

On 16 Oct 1619 the will of Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619 (68) was proved.

Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619