'The Candle is lighted, we can not blow out' (Leading Theologians of the Protestant Reformation)

1 portrait of Pietro Vermigli

'The Candle is lighted, we can not blow out' (Leading Theologians of the Protestant Reformation), published by John Garrett, mid 17th century - NPG D24005 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The Candle is lighted, we can not blow out' (Leading Theologians of the Protestant Reformation)

published by John Garrett
line engraving, mid 17th century
10 1/8 in. x 14 5/8 in. (257 mm x 372 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D24005


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  • John Garrett (active 1676-1697), Publisher and bookseller. Artist associated with 1 portrait.

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  • Theodorus Beza (de Bèze) (1519-1605), French reformer. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Martin Bucer (Butzer) (1491-1551), Protestant reformer. Sitter associated with 13 portraits.
  • Heinrich Bulinger (1504-1575), Theologian and reformer. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • John Calvin (1509-1564), French theologian. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • John Hus (circa 1373-1415), Bohemian reformer. Sitter associated with 4 portraits.
  • John Knox (circa 1514-1572), Scottish reformer and historian. Sitter associated with 35 portraits.
  • Martin Luther (1483-1546), German religious reformer. Sitter associated with 7 portraits.
  • Philipp Melanchthon (1497-1560), German protestant reformer. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Jacob of Mies (circa 1350-1429), Bohemian reformer and theologian. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • William Perkins (1558-1602), Puritan divine. Sitter associated with 17 portraits.
  • Pietro Vermigli (1499-1562), Reformer, Theologian and known as 'Peter Martyr'. Sitter associated with 12 portraits.
  • John Wycliffe (1324?-1384), Religious reformer and theologian. Sitter associated with 21 portraits.
  • Jerome Zanchius (1516-1590), Italian Protestant Reformation clergyman. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • Ulrich Zwingli (1484-1531), Leader of the Protestant Reformation in Switzerland. Sitter in 4 portraits.

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