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Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen) (1593-1661), Portrait painter

Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Artist associated with 136 portraits
Cornelius Johnson was a Dutch portrait painter, born to Dutch parents in London. He was active in England, at least from 1618 to 1643.Throughout the 1620s Johnson produced numerous portraits of gentry, professional, and court sitters, including Charles II, James II and Mary, Princess of Orange. In 1643, the civil wars prompted him to leave England. He moved to Middelburg in the Netherlands and between 1646 and 1652 he lived in Amsterdam, before settling in Utrecht.

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5056

Richard Zouche

attributed to Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on panel, feigned oval, 1620
NPG 5056

1344

Unknown man, formerly known as Richard Weston, 1st Earl of Portland

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on panel, 1627
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1344

2192

Sir Hugh Myddelton, 1st Bt

after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, (1628)
On display at Chirk Castle, Wrexham
NPG 2192

962

Sir Henry Spelman

after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, (1628?)
NPG 962

534

Sir Robert Bruce Cotton, 1st Bt

after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, (1629)
On display at Lyme Park, Stockport
NPG 534

716

Thomas Coventry, 1st Baron Coventry

after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, (circa 1634)
NPG 716

1887

Unknown man, formerly known as Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, 1636
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1887

5103

King Charles II

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on panel, 1639
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5103

4815

Thomas Coventry, 1st Baron Coventry

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, 1639
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4815

5104

King James II

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on panel, 1639
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5104

5105

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on panel, 1639
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5105

4759

The Capel Family

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, circa 1640
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4759

5819

Sir William Waller

by Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, 1643
NPG 5819

272

King William III

after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, (1657)
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 272

1521

Spencer Compton, 2nd Earl of Northampton

copy by Henry Peart the Elder, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen), and Sir Anthony van Dyck
oil on canvas, 1680s or 1690s
NPG 1521

D16667

George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham

after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
line engraving, early 17th century
NPG D16667

D1313

Sir Thomas Overbury

by Simon de Passe, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
engraving, circa 1613
NPG D1313

D8406

Sir Thomas Overbury

by Simon de Passe, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
engraving, circa 1613
NPG D8406

D27225

Sir John Webster, Bt

by Theodor Matham, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
line engraving, mid to late 17th century
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D27225

D27226

Sir John Webster, Bt

by Theodor Matham, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
line engraving, mid to late 17th century
NPG D27226

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