Search the Collection

Richard Neville (1615-1676), Soldier

Sitter in 1 portrait
A Berkshire landowner, Neville took command of the Royalist troops at the first Battle of Newbury after the Earl of Carnarvon had been killed, in 1643. He was wounded in action at Cropredy Bridge near Banbury, 1644.

List Thumbnail


Richard Neville

by William Dobson
oil on canvas, circa 1643
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5382