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Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery

Special Displays

This small room preserves a number of light-senstive portraits in wallcases displaying a selection of coins and medals of early English kings, as well as miniatures and cabinet pictures from the Tudor and Elizabethan period.

Find out more about the display Framing the Face: Collars and Ruffs

See also: Room 3: wallcase

6 portraits on display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery

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An unknown woman, possibly Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox, by Unknown artist - NPG 401

An unknown woman, possibly Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, circa 1560-1565
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 401

Unknown woman, formerly known as Mary, Queen of Scots, by Unknown artist - NPG 96

Unknown woman, formerly known as Mary, Queen of Scots

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, transferred to canvas, circa 1570
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 96

Sir John Harington, by Unknown artist - NPG 3121

Sir John Harington

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, circa 1590-1595
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3121

Mary, Queen of Scots, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Cornelius and William Cure - NPG 307

Mary, Queen of Scots

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Cornelius and William Cure
electrotype, 1870, based on a work of circa 1606-1616
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 307

Unknown man, formerly known as Richard Weston, 1st Earl of Portland, by Cornelius Johnson - NPG 1344

Unknown man, formerly known as Richard Weston, 1st Earl of Portland

by Cornelius Johnson
oil on panel, 1627
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1344

Edward Cecil, Viscount Wimbledon, by Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG 4514

Edward Cecil, Viscount Wimbledon

by Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
oil on panel, 1631
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4514