William Dyce

William Dyce FRSE RSA RA (19 September 1806, Aberdeen – 14 February 1864, London) was a distinguished Scottish artist, who played a significant part in the formation of public art education in the United Kingdom, as perhaps the true parent of the South Kensington Schools system.

Read more about William Dyce:  Life, Westminster Frescoes

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William Dyce - Westminster Frescoes
... Later in his career, Dyce turned to fresco-painting, and was selected to execute a series of murals at the newly completed the Palace of Westminster ... Dyce was commissioned to decorate the Queen's Robing Room in the Palace ... popular later in the Victorian period, but when Dyce received the commission to decorate the room in 1847, it was still an obscure subject ...