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Thomas Becket (1120?-1170), Archbishop of Canterbury

Sitter in 13 portraits

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D31598

Thomas Becket

by Unknown artist
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D31598

D23961

Thomas Becket

by Unknown artist
etching, 17th century
NPG D23961

D23968

Thomas Becket

by Lucas Vorsterman
line engraving, circa 1624-1630
NPG D23968

D42450

King Henry II and Thomas Becket

by Joseph Strutt, after Unknown artist
etching, late 18th century
NPG D42450

D23960

Thomas Becket

by and published by John Carter
hand-coloured engraving, published 1 July 1786
NPG D23960

D23970

Thomas Becket

published by Edward Baldwyn, after Wenceslaus Hollar
stipple engraving, circa 1800
NPG D23970

D19673

Thomas Becket

published by Edward Baldwyn, after Wenceslaus Hollar
stipple engraving, circa 1800
NPG D19673

D23967

Thomas Becket

by Anker Smith, after Robert Smirke
line engraving, 1811
NPG D23967

D23966

Thomas Becket

by Unknown artist
line engraving
NPG D23966

D23969

Thomas Becket

by Unknown artist
line engraving
NPG D23969

D14606

Thomas Becket

by Unknown artist
engraving
NPG D14606

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