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Sir William Butts (1485-1545), Physician and confidant of Henry VIII

Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Physician to Henry VIII and his court, Butts was paid a substantial salary for his services to the King. He was knighted in 1544.

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Sir William Butts

after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on panel, late 16th century (circa 1540-1543)
On display in Room 2 at Montacute House
NPG 210

D24334

Sir William Butts

by Wenceslaus Hollar, published by Adam Alexius Bierling, after Hans Holbein the Younger
etching, 1649
NPG D24334

D7975

Probably Sir William Butts

by Wenceslaus Hollar, after Hans Holbein the Younger
etching, 1649
NPG D7975

D7976

Probably Sir William Butts

by Wenceslaus Hollar, after Hans Holbein the Younger
etching, 1649
NPG D7976

D17892

Probably Sir William Butts

by Wenceslaus Hollar, after Hans Holbein the Younger
etching, 1649
NPG D17892

D11098

Henry VIII Presenting a Charter to the Barber Surgeons Company

by Bernard Baron, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, 1736
NPG D11098

D24333

Sir William Butts

by William Nelson Gardiner, after Silvester Harding
stipple engraving, published 1793
NPG D24333

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