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Sir Henry Gage

(1597-1645), Soldier, royalist and Governor of Oxford

Sitter in 2 portraits
Royalist who in the Civil War infused new spirit into the garrison at Oxford. He captured Borestall House, relieved Basing House, and as a reward was knighted and appointed Governor of Oxford.

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Sir Henry Gage, by John Weesop - NPG 2279

Sir Henry Gage

by John Weesop
oil on canvas, 1640s
On display at Lyme Park, Stockport
NPG 2279

Sir Henry Gage, after Unknown artist - NPG D27055

Sir Henry Gage

after Unknown artist
stipple and etching, possibly early 19th century
NPG D27055

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