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Cicumnavigators; Sir Francis Drake; Oliver van Noort; Ferdinand Magellan; Wilhelm Schouten; Thomas Cavendish; George Spilman

1 of 2 portraits of Oliver van Noort

Cicumnavigators; Sir Francis Drake; Oliver van Noort; Ferdinand Magellan; Wilhelm Schouten; Thomas Cavendish; George Spilman, by Unknown artist, early 17th century - NPG D25408 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Cicumnavigators; Sir Francis Drake; Oliver van Noort; Ferdinand Magellan; Wilhelm Schouten; Thomas Cavendish; George Spilman

by Unknown artist
etching, early 17th century
6 1/4 in. x 9 1/8 in. (160 mm x 232 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D25408


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  • Thomas Cavendish (1560-1592), Circumnavigator. Sitter associated with 9 portraits.
  • Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596), Admiral and circumnavigator. Sitter associated with 36 portraits.
  • Ferdinand Magellan (circa 1480-1521), Portuguese circumnavigator. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • Wilhelm Schouten (circa 1567-1625), Dutch circumnavigator. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • George Spilman, German circumnavigator. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • Oliver van Noort, Dutch circumnavigator. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.

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