The Primitive Reformers

1 portrait of Thomas Cranmer

The Primitive Reformers, by Unknown artist, 17th century - NPG D42454 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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The Primitive Reformers

by Unknown artist
etching, 17th century
3 1/2 in. x 12 1/2 in. (89 mm x 317 mm) paper size
Given by Westminster Public Libraries, 1954
Reference Collection
NPG D42454


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  • Jacobus Arminius (Jacob Hermans (Harmans)) (1560-1609), Dutch Reformed theologian. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • Theodorus Beza (de Bèze) (1519-1605), French reformer. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Robert Bolton (1572-1631), Puritan divine. Sitter associated with 9 portraits.
  • Martin Bucer (Butzer) (1491-1551), Protestant reformer. Sitter associated with 13 portraits.
  • Heinrich Bullinger (1504-1575), Swiss reformer. Sitter associated with 6 portraits.
  • Johannes Buxtorf (1564-1629), Hebraist. Sitter associated with 1 portrait.
  • John Calvin (1509-1564), French theologian. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Thomas Cranmer (1489-1556), Archbishop of Canterbury. Sitter associated with 46 portraits.
  • Peter Du Moulin (1601-1684), Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • Huigh De Groot (Hugo Grotius) (1583-1645), Dutch scholar. Sitter associated with 13 portraits.
  • John Hus (circa 1373-1415), Bohemian reformer. Sitter associated with 4 portraits.
  • Jerome of Prague (circa 1370-1416), Bohemian religious reformer. Sitter associated with 6 portraits.
  • John Knox (circa 1514-1572), Scottish reformer and historian. Sitter associated with 35 portraits.
  • Hugh Latimer (circa 1485-1555), Bishop of Worcester. Sitter associated with 33 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.
  • Johannes Oecolampadius (1482-1531), German religious reformer. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.
  • William Perkins (1558-1602), Puritan divine. Sitter associated with 17 portraits.
  • Nicholas Ridley (1500-1555), Bishop of London. Sitter associated with 28 portraits.
  • St Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274), Philosopher and theologian. Sitter associated with 6 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.
  • Ulricus Zuinglius (1487-1531). Sitter associated with 1 portrait.

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