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The Seven Bishops Committed to the Tower in 1688

17 of 29 portraits of William Sancroft

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 6263 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)