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Lady Jane Grey (1537-1554), Proclaimed Queen 1553

Lady Jane Dudley (née Grey)

Sitter associated with 56 portraits
Protestant claimant to the throne. She was the granddaughter of Henry VIII's sister Princess Mary, and in 1533 married Lord Guildford Dudley, son of the Duke of Northumberland. Under Northumberland's influence Edward VI willed her the crown. The sixteen-year old Jane was proclaimed queen at his death in 1533 and reigned for nine days until captured by supporters of Mary Tudor. She was executed in the aftermath of Wyatt's rebellion.

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Called Lady Jane Grey

possibly by George Vertue
line engraving, possibly early to mid 18th century
NPG D24999


Lady Jane Grey

by George Vertue
line engraving, 1748
NPG D32035


Lady Jane Grey

by James Basire, after George Vertue
stipple engraving, (1748)
NPG D36343


Lady Jane Grey

by and published by Valentine Green, and published by Rupert Green, after Johann Gerhard Huck
engraving, published 1786
NPG D36327


Lady Jane Grey ('Lady Jane Grey Declining the Crown')

by William Bromley, after Robert Smirke
line engraving, published 1793
NPG D11270


Fictitious portrait called Lady Jane Grey

by George Dawe, after John Graham
hand-coloured mezzotint, circa 1795
NPG D11096


Dr Fecknam trying to convert Lady Jane Grey to the Romish faith

by John Ogborne, published by Thomas Simpson, published by Darling & Thompson, after James Northcote
engraving, published 1 April 1798
NPG D36331


Lady Jane Grey

by Thomas Milton, published by Robert Bowyer, after Robert Smirke
etching and engraving, published April 1799
NPG D36345


Lady Jane Grey

by Samuel Freeman
stipple engraving, probably early to mid 19th century
NPG D24990


Lady Jane Grey

published by S. Miller
hand-coloured engraving, 19th century
NPG D36329


Lady Jane Grey

by George Noble, published by John Boydell, published by Josiah Boydell
line engraving, published 1 May 1802
NPG D36341


Lady Jane Grey

by James Hopwood Sr, published by Ogles, Duncan & Cochran
engraving, published 1 June 1815
NPG D36326


Lady Jane Grey

by Charles Picart, printed by Lahee & Co, published for Thomas Frognall Dibdin, after Lucas de Heere
stipple engraving, published April 1817
NPG D36347


Anne, Queen of Hungary wrongly identified as Lady Jane Grey

by Antoine Maurin, printed by François Le Villain, published by Edward Bull, published by Edward Churton, after Hans Maler
lithograph, 1820s (1519)
NPG D32036


Anne, Queen of Hungary wrongly identified as Lady Jane Grey

by Robert William Sievier, and John Brydone, after Hans Maler
stipple engraving, published 4 June 1822
NPG D24992


Anne, Queen of Hungary wrongly identified as Lady Jane Grey

by Robert William Sievier, after Hans Maler
stipple engraving, published 1822 (1519)
NPG D32037


Called Lady Jane Grey

by Robert Cooper, published by Harding, Triphook & Lepard, after William Derby
stipple and line engraving, published 1 July 1824
NPG D36349


'Interview between Lady Jane Grey and Dr Roger Ascham in the Year 1550'

by William Say, after Henri Jean-Baptiste Victoire Fradelle
mezzotint, published 1825
NPG D7387


Lady Jane Grey

by Henry Bone, after Unknown artist
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1825
NPG D17222


Called Lady Jane Grey

by Thomas Anthony Dean, after Lucas de Heere
stipple engraving, published 1829
NPG D24995

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