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John Jewel (1522-1571), Bishop of Salisbury

Sitter associated with 14 portraits
Jewel, a learned churchman, was a fervent advocate of the Reformation, and fled England during Mary's reign to escape persecution. He returned in 1559 and was made Bishop of Salisbury. Jewel published the first methodical statement of the position of the English church against the church of Rome, Apologia pro Ecclesia Anglicana, and a number of other works defending Anglicanism.

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John Jewel

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1560s
NPG 242

D33382

John Jewel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D33382

D33381

John Jewel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D33381

D25215

John Jewel

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D25215

D33378

John Jewel

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D33378

D33377

John Jewel

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D33377

D33379

John Jewel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1650
NPG D33379

D25214

John Jewel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, 1651
NPG D25214

D33380

John Jewel

after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1651
NPG D33380

D25217

John Jewel

by Robert Graves, after George Vertue
line engraving, published early 18th century (1715)
NPG D25217

D25213

John Jewel

by George Vertue
line engraving, 1715
NPG D25213

D25218

John Jewel

by Thomas Trotter
line engraving, probably late 18th century
NPG D25218

D36520

John Jewel

by Thomas Anthony Dean, published by John Rivington, published by George Rivington, published by Francis Rivington, after George Vertue
stipple engraving, published March 1835 (1715)
NPG D36520

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