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The Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery

Charles I and Civil War

This room covers the turbulent period of Charles I's reign from 1625 to his execution in 1649, the English Civil War and Oliver Cromwell becoming Lord Protector in 1653.

See also: Room 5

22 portraits on display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery

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Dudley North, 4th Baron North, by John Hoskins - NPG 6303

Dudley North, 4th Baron North

by John Hoskins
watercolour on vellum, circa 1628
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6303

Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, attributed to John Hoskins - NPG 6304

Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland

attributed to John Hoskins
watercolour on vellum, 1630s
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6304

Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester, by Unknown artist - NPG 4359

Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester

by Unknown artist
silver badge, circa 1643
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4359

King Charles I, by David Des Granges, after  John Hoskins - NPG 1924

King Charles I

by David Des Granges, after John Hoskins
watercolour on vellum, based on a work of circa 1645
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1924

Sir John Hotham, 1st Bt, by Thomas Simon - NPG 4364

Sir John Hotham, 1st Bt

by Thomas Simon
silver medal, 1645
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4364

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, probably after John Hoskins - NPG 6275

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

probably after John Hoskins
watercolour on vellum, based on a work of 1647
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6275

George Fleetwood, by Samuel Cooper - NPG 1925

George Fleetwood

by Samuel Cooper
watercolour on vellum, 1647
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1925

King Charles II, by David Des Granges, after  Adriaen Hanneman - NPG 6276

King Charles II

by David Des Granges, after Adriaen Hanneman
watercolour on vellum, based on a work of 1648
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6276

Henry Scobell, by Thomas Simon - NPG 4363

Henry Scobell

by Thomas Simon
gold medal, 1649
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4363

Oliver Cromwell, by Samuel Cooper - NPG 5589

Oliver Cromwell

by Samuel Cooper
watercolour on vellum, 1649
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5589

John Lilburne, by Unknown artist - NPG 5765

John Lilburne

by Unknown artist
silver medal, 1649
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5765

Oliver Cromwell ('The Dunbar Medal'), by Thomas Simon - NPG 4365

Oliver Cromwell ('The Dunbar Medal')

by Thomas Simon
silver medal, 1650
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4365

Richard Cromwell, by Unknown artist - NPG 4350

Richard Cromwell

by Unknown artist
watercolour on vellum, circa 1650-1655
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4350

King Charles I, by Unknown artist - NPG 6357

King Charles I

by Unknown artist
oil on copper with 17 mica overlays, second half of 17th century
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6357

William Lenthall, by Samuel Cooper - NPG 2766

William Lenthall

by Samuel Cooper
watercolour on vellum, 1652
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2766

Oliver Cromwell ('The Lord Protector Medal'), by Thomas Simon - NPG 4366

Oliver Cromwell ('The Lord Protector Medal')

by Thomas Simon
silver medal, 1653
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4366

Oliver Cromwell, attributed to Samuel Cooper - NPG 5274

Oliver Cromwell

attributed to Samuel Cooper
watercolour on vellum, circa 1655
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5274

Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury, by John Hoskins - NPG 5703

Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury

by John Hoskins
watercolour on vellum, circa 1655
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5703

Oliver Cromwell, by Peter Blondeau, after an original by  Thomas Simon - NPG 4068

Oliver Cromwell

by Peter Blondeau, after an original by Thomas Simon
gold broad, 1656
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4068

Oliver Cromwell, by Samuel Cooper - NPG 3065

Oliver Cromwell

by Samuel Cooper
watercolour on vellum, 1656
On display in the Room 5: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3065