King Henry III

1 portrait of King Edward II

King Henry III, by Unknown artist, 1590s-1620 - NPG 4980(6) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King Henry III

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1590s-1620
22 7/8 in. x 17 3/4 in. (580 mm x 450 mm) uneven
Purchased, 1974
Primary Collection
NPG 4980(6)


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  • King Henry III (1207-1272), Reigned 1216-72. Sitter associated with 34 portraits.

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The inscription on this portrait is later and wrongly inscribed with the name 'Edvardvus'. The facial characteristic and costume conform to other known portraits of Henry III.

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