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King Henry II (1133-1189), Reigned 1154-89
Sitter associated with 20 portraits
Henry II ruled as King of England from 1154 until 1189, and also as Count of Anjou, Duke of Normandy, Duke of Aquitaine, Duke of Gascony, Count of Nantes, Lord of Ireland and, at various times, controlled parts of Wales, Scotland and western France. Henry was the first of the House of Plantagenet to rule England.
probably by William Faithorne, published by Sir Robert Peake
after Unknown artist
by John Carwitham, printed and published by Richard Caldwell, after Unknown artist