- Sir Godfrey,1646–1723, English painter, born in Germany.
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"It was always said that it was painted by Kneller," said Lady Amelia.Is He Popenjoy?
Kneller painted a portrait of him for the king, which is said to have been a good likeness.
His wife's portrait is placed in the drawing-room because it was painted by Kneller.Kenelm Chillingly, Complete
These were both engraved by Robert White, and taken from paintings by Kneller.Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete
Kneller was a German, born at Lubec, so that his English is to be read with a foreign accent.The Town
- Sir Godfrey. ?1646–1723, portrait painter at the English court, born in Germany
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