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Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

(1604-1649), Writer, royalist and politician; MP for Hertfordshire

Sitter associated with 21 portraits
A member of the Long Parliament, Lord Capel was so shocked by the violence of the opinions predominant there that he became a loyal supporter of the King. He escorted Queen Henrietta Maria to France in 1646, and helped Charles to escape briefly in 1647. He was taken prisoner in 1648 and executed in the Tower.

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The Capel Family, by Cornelius Johnson - NPG 4759

The Capel Family

by Cornelius Johnson
oil on canvas, circa 1640
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4759

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, by Henry Peart the Elder, after  Unknown artist - NPG 1520

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

by Henry Peart the Elder, after Unknown artist
oil on canvas, (circa 1645)
NPG 1520

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, probably after John Hoskins - NPG 6275

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

probably after John Hoskins
watercolour on vellum, (1647)
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6275

King Charles I and his adherents, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck, and after  Unknown artists - NPG D22672

King Charles I and his adherents

after Sir Anthony Van Dyck, and after Unknown artists
line engraving, 1660s
NPG D22672

King Charles I and his adherents, published by Samuel Speed, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck, and after  Unknown artists - NPG D22673

King Charles I and his adherents

published by Samuel Speed, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck, and after Unknown artists
line engraving, published circa 1663-1669
NPG D22673

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, after Unknown artist - NPG D26659

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, late 17th century
NPG D26659

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, after Unknown artist - NPG D26663

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, late 17th-early 18th century
NPG D26663

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, after Unknown artist - NPG D26666

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, late 17th-early 18th century
NPG D26666

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, after Unknown artist - NPG D26661

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, early to mid 18th century
NPG D26661

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, after Unknown artist - NPG D26662

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, 18th century
NPG D26662

King Charles I and his Supporters, by Joseph Nutting - NPG D10634

King Charles I and his Supporters

by Joseph Nutting
line engraving, early 18th century
NPG D10634

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, by George Vertue - NPG D26664

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

by George Vertue
line engraving, 1713
NPG D26664

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, by William Holl Sr, or by  William Holl Jr - NPG D26660

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

by William Holl Sr, or by William Holl Jr
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D26660

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, published by John Scott - NPG D26665

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

published by John Scott
stipple engraving, published 20 May 1806
NPG D26665

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, by Robert Dunkarton, after  Unknown artist - NPG D1222

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

by Robert Dunkarton, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, published 1815
NPG D1222

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, by Charles Picart, after  Harold Crease, after  Cornelius Johnson - NPG D32596

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

by Charles Picart, after Harold Crease, after Cornelius Johnson
stipple engraving, published 1816
NPG D32596

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel, by Henry Bone, after  Cornelius Johnson - NPG D17231

Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel

by Henry Bone, after Cornelius Johnson
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1827
NPG D17231

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