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John Fisher (1469-1535), Bishop of Rochester, cardinal and martyr

Sitter associated with 32 portraits
John Fisher became Bishop of Rochester in 1504. He opposed church reform, refused to recognise Henry VIII as head of the Church of England, and was beheaded. He was canonised in 1935.

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2821

John Fisher

after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on paper, 16th century (circa 1527)
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2821

D23436

Reign of King Henry VIII

after Unknown artist
woodcut, late 16th century
NPG D23436

D35482

John Fisher

by Philipp Galle
line engraving, published 1572
NPG D35482

D35483

John Fisher

after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1584
NPG D35483

D24263

John Fisher

after Unknown artist
line engraving, possibly 17th century
NPG D24263

D9467

Reign of King Henry VIII

after Unknown artist
line engraving, probably 17th century
NPG D9467

D35478

John Fisher

by D.L., after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D35478

D35479

John Fisher

by D.L., after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D35479

D24262

John Fisher

by Robert Boissard
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D24262

D35480

John Fisher

by Robert Boissard
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D35480

D35476

Called John Fisher

by Robert Vaughan, after Unknown artist
line engraving, circa 1625-1655
NPG D35476

D35477

John Fisher

by Frans van den Wyngaerde (Wijngaerde), after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D35477

D35481

John Fisher

by Frederik Bouttats the Younger
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D35481

D35484

John Fisher

published by Frans van den Wyngaerde (Wijngaerde), after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D35484

D35485

John Fisher; Sir Thomas More

after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D35485

D24260

John Fisher

by Gerard Valck, after Adriaen van der Werff
line engraving, published 1697
NPG D24260

D24261

John Fisher

possibly by Étienne Jehandier Desrochers
line engraving, possibly early 18th century
NPG D24261

D24266

John Fisher

after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, probably 18th century
NPG D24266