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


Sir Henry Gage

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