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John Fisher (1469-1535), Bishop of Rochester, cardinal and martyr

Sitter associated with 32 portraits
John Fisher became Bishop of Rochester in 1504. He opposed church reform, refused to recognise Henry VIII as head of the Church of England, and was beheaded. He was canonised in 1935.

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D35475

Called John Fisher

by Remigius Parr, after Robert Vaughan
line engraving, mid 18th century
NPG D35475

D24259

John Fisher

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, circa 1737-1742
NPG D24259

D19611

John Fisher

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, circa 1737-1742
NPG D19611

D24307

John Fisher

by Francesco Bartolozzi, after Hans Holbein the Younger
stipple engraving printed in colours, published 1793
NPG D24307

D20275

John Fisher

by Francesco Bartolozzi, published by John Chamberlaine, after Hans Holbein the Younger
stipple engraving printed in colours, published 1 November 1793
NPG D20275

D24264

John Fisher

after Unknown artist
etching, possibly early 19th century
NPG D24264

D36928

John Fisher

by Frederik Bouttats the Younger
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D36928

D19034

John Fisher

by Gerard Valck, after Adriaen van der Werff
line engraving, published 1697
NPG D19034

D36929

John Fisher

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, circa 1737-1742
NPG D36929

D36930

John Fisher

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, circa 1737-1742
NPG D36930

D42869

John Fisher

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, circa 1737-1742
NPG D42869