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Edward, Prince of Wales

(1330-1376), Known as 'The Black Prince'; son of Edward III

Sitter in 13 portraits
The eldest son of King Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault, Edward, Prince of Wales died one year before his father and so the crown passed to his second son, Richard II. He became popularly known as 'the Black Prince' after his death, in reference to the suit of black armour that he was thought to have worn at the Battle of Crécy.

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Edward, Prince of Wales, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 396

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1377)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 396

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince'), by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23705

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince')

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23705

Edward, Prince of Wales, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33211

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D33211

Edward, Prince of Wales, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D19300

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D19300

Edward, Prince of Wales, by William Marshall - NPG D33212

Edward, Prince of Wales

by William Marshall
line engraving, published 1648
NPG D33212

Edward, Prince of Wales, by William Marshall - NPG D33213

Edward, Prince of Wales

by William Marshall
line engraving, published 1648
NPG D33213

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince'), probably by Robert White - NPG D23673

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince')

probably by Robert White
line engraving, late 17th century
NPG D23673

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince'), by Hall - NPG D23703

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince')

by Hall
line engraving, probably 18th century
NPG D23703

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince'), by Claude du Bosc, after  Hubert-François Gravelot (né Bourguignon) - NPG D23709

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince')

by Claude du Bosc, after Hubert-François Gravelot (né Bourguignon)
line engraving, probably 18th century
NPG D23709

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince'), by J. Landster, after  Robert Smirke, after  Richard Rhodes - NPG D23708

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince')

by J. Landster, after Robert Smirke, after Richard Rhodes
engraving, published 1797
NPG D23708

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