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The Seven Bishops Committed to the Tower in 1688

8 of 13 portraits of John Lake

The Seven Bishops Committed to the Tower in 1688, by Pieter Schenck, after  Unknown artist, 1688 or after - NPG D9286 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

The Seven Bishops Committed to the Tower in 1688

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, 1688 or after
9 3/4 in. x 7 1/8 in. (248 mm x 182 mm) plate size; 10 1/8 in. x 7 1/2 in. (256 mm x 189 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D9286


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Artistsback to top

  • Pieter Schenck (1660-1711), Engraver and publisher. Artist associated with 50 portraits.
  • Unknown artist. Artist associated with 6246 portraits.

Sittersback to top

  • Thomas Ken (1637-1711), Bishop of Bath and Wells. Sitter in 20 portraits.
  • John Lake (1624-1689), Bishop of Chichester. Sitter in 13 portraits.
  • William Lloyd (1627-1717), Bishop of Worcester. Sitter in 19 portraits.
  • William Sancroft (1617-1693), Archbishop of Canterbury. Sitter in 29 portraits.
  • Sir Jonathan Trelawny, 3rd Bt (1650-1721), Bishop of Winchester. Sitter associated with 15 portraits.
  • Francis Turner (1638?-1700), Bishop of Ely. Sitter in 14 portraits.
  • Thomas White (1628-1698), Bishop of Peterborough. Sitter in 13 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG 79: The Seven Bishops committed to the Tower in 1688 (after)