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King Henry IV

1 of 28 portraits of King Henry IV

King Henry IV, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist, 1875 (circa 1408-1427) - NPG 397 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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King Henry IV

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1408-1427)
43 in. (1092 mm) high
Purchased, 1875
Primary Collection
NPG 397


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  • King Henry IV (1367-1413), Reigned 1399-1413. Sitter associated with 28 portraits.

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Henry IV's full-length effigy forms part of a double tomb shared with his wife, Joanna of Navarre. The hands on the original alabaster effigy in Canterbury Cathedral are badly damaged, as is shown in the electrotype copy of the upper part of the figure.

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  • NPG 398: Joanna of Navarre (companion portrait)

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