1 portrait of Nicholas Ridley
by William Marshall, after Magdalena de Passe, after Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1648
5 1/4 in. x 4 3/8 in. (132 mm x 111 mm) paper size
Given by Henry Witte Martin, 1861
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Sitterback to top
- Nicholas Ridley (1500-1555), Bishop of London. Sitter associated with 28 portraits.
Artistsback to top
- Magdalena de Passe (1600-1638), Engraver. Artist associated with 136 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
- Willem de Passe (1597 or 1598-1636 or 1637), Engraver. Artist associated with 174 portraits.
- William Marshall (active 1617-1649), Engraver. Artist associated with 189 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.
Events of 1648back to top
Current affairsResurgence of civil war largely ends at the battle of Preston, won by Parliamentarians under Oliver Cromwell's command.
Parliamentary General Henry Ireton's Army Remonstrance demands the king is tried an enemy of the state. Ireton also instigates a coups d'état, Pride's Purge, ridding Parliament of MPs supporting negotiations with Charles.