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Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery

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Medieval StairsThis staircase displays the funerary effigies representing some of the kings of England, their queens and children, between 1216 and 1519.

Room introduction

27 portraits on display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery

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King Edward III, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 332

King Edward III

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873, based on a work of circa 1377-1380
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 332

Edward, Prince of Wales, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 396

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875, based on a work of circa 1377
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 396

Elizabeth of York, by Unknown artist - NPG 311

Elizabeth of York

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, late 16th century, based on a work of circa 1500
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 311

Lady Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond and Derby, after Pietro Torrigiano - NPG 356

Lady Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond and Derby

after Pietro Torrigiano
electrotype, 1875, based on a work of circa 1514
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 356

King Henry VIII, by Unknown Anglo-Netherlandish artist - NPG 4690

King Henry VIII

by Unknown Anglo-Netherlandish artist
oil on panel, circa 1520
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4690

Katherine of Aragon, by Unknown artist - NPG L246

Katherine of Aragon

by Unknown artist
oil on oak panel, circa 1520
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L246

Sir Thomas More, after Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 4358

Sir Thomas More

after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on panel, early 17th century, based on a work of 1527
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4358

Anne Boleyn, by Unknown English artist - NPG 668

Anne Boleyn

by Unknown English artist
oil on panel, late 16th century, based on a work of circa 1533-1536
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 668

King Henry VIII; King Henry VII, by Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 4027

King Henry VIII; King Henry VII

by Hans Holbein the Younger
ink and watercolour, circa 1536-1537
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4027

Katherine Parr, attributed to Master John - NPG 4451

Katherine Parr

attributed to Master John
oil on panel, circa 1545
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4451

King Edward VI, by Workshop associated with 'Master John' - NPG 5511

King Edward VI

by Workshop associated with 'Master John'
oil on panel, circa 1547
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5511

King Richard III, by Unknown artist - NPG 148

King Richard III

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, late 16th century
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 148

King Edward III, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(7)

King Edward III

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(7)

King Edward IV, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(10)

King Edward IV

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(10)

King Edward V, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(11)

King Edward V

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(11)

King Henry I, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(2)

King Henry I

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(2)

King Henry II, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(4)

King Henry II

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(4)

King Edward I, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(6)

King Edward I

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(6)

King Henry IV, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(9)

King Henry IV

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(9)

King Henry VII, after Unknown artist - NPG 4980(13)

King Henry VII

after Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(13)