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King Henry V (1387-1422), Reigned 1413-22

Sitter associated with 30 portraits
The eldest son of Henry IV, he succeeded his father in 1413. A skilled political and military strategist, he diverted the nobility from grievances at home to conquest abroad, and renewed the English claim to the French throne. He recaptured Normandy, married the daughter of the French king Charles VI, and was made his heir (1420), but died suddenly two years later.

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King Henry V

by George Vertue
line engraving, 1745
NPG D23742


King Henry V

probably after William Faithorne
line engraving, late 18th-early 19th century? (early 1640s)
NPG D33909


King Henry V

by John Keyse Sherwin
line engraving, published 1788
NPG D23740


King Henry V

by James Parker, published by Edward Harding, after Silvester Harding
stipple engraving, 1 June 1790
NPG D23741


King Henry V

by James Neagle
line engraving, published 1793
NPG D23745


King Henry V

by William Ridley, published by Charles Cooke
stipple engraving, published 23 November 1793
NPG D23746


King Henry V

after Unknown artist
etching, early 19th century
NPG D23750


King Henry V

after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1649
NPG D33910


King Henry V

after Unknown artist
line engraving, circa 1650-1700
NPG D33908


King Henry V

by George Vertue
engraving, engraved 1735
NPG D18689


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