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Thomas Wolsey, by Unknown artist - NPG 32

Thomas Wolsey

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1589-1595, based on a work of circa 1520
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 32

Katherine of Aragon, attributed to Lucas Horenbout (or Hornebolte) - NPG 4682

Katherine of Aragon

attributed to Lucas Horenbout (or Hornebolte)
watercolour on vellum, circa 1525
NPG 4682

Sir Thomas Chaloner, by Unknown Flemish artist - NPG 2445

Sir Thomas Chaloner

by Unknown Flemish artist
oil on panel, 1559
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2445

Sir Thomas Chaloner, after Unknown artist - NPG 1274

Sir Thomas Chaloner

after Unknown artist
oil on canvas, possibly 17th century, based on a work of 1559
NPG 1274

Sir Anthony Browne, by Unknown artist - NPG 5186

Sir Anthony Browne

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, late 16th century
NPG 5186

Richard Foxe, after Johannes Corvus - NPG 874

Richard Foxe

after Johannes Corvus
oil on panel, late 16th century
NPG 874

Sir Francis Drake, attributed to Jodocus Hondius, completed by  George Vertue - NPG 3905

Sir Francis Drake

attributed to Jodocus Hondius, completed by George Vertue
engraving, circa 1583
NPG 3905

Sir Christopher Hatton, by Unknown artist - NPG 1518

Sir Christopher Hatton

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, circa 1588-1591
NPG 1518

Sir Walter Ralegh (Raleigh), by Unknown English artist - NPG 7

Sir Walter Ralegh (Raleigh)

by Unknown English artist
oil on panel, 1588
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 7

George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, after Nicholas Hilliard - NPG 277

George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland

after Nicholas Hilliard
oil on canvas, early 19th century, based on a work of 1590
NPG 277

Queen Elizabeth I ('The Ditchley portrait'), by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger - NPG 2561

Queen Elizabeth I ('The Ditchley portrait')

by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger
oil on canvas, circa 1592
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2561

The Somerset House Conference, 1604, by Unknown artist - NPG 665

The Somerset House Conference, 1604

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas, 1604
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 665

The Gunpowder Plot Conspirators, 1605, by Crispijn de Passe the Elder - NPG 334a

The Gunpowder Plot Conspirators, 1605

by Crispijn de Passe the Elder
engraving, circa 1605
NPG 334a

Sir Charles Cornwallis, by Robert Peake the Elder, and  studio of Robert Peake the Elder - NPG 4867

Sir Charles Cornwallis

by Robert Peake the Elder, and studio of Robert Peake the Elder
oil on panel, circa 1610
NPG 4867

John Smith, by Simon de Passe - NPG 4594

John Smith

by Simon de Passe
line engraving, 1616
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4594

William Shakespeare, after Gerard Johnson - NPG 1281

William Shakespeare

after Gerard Johnson
coloured plaster cast, 1846, based on a work of circa 1620
NPG 1281