'The Bishops who suffer'd Martyrdom for the Protestant Faith; under the Persecution of Queen Mary I'

1 portrait of Thomas Cranmer

'The Bishops who suffer'd Martyrdom for the Protestant Faith; under the Persecution of Queen Mary I', by and sold by Robert White, printed and sold by  John King, published circa 1700 - NPG D19937 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The Bishops who suffer'd Martyrdom for the Protestant Faith; under the Persecution of Queen Mary I'

by and sold by Robert White, printed and sold by John King
line engraving, published circa 1700
15 1/4 in. x 11 1/8 in. (388 mm x 282 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
Reference Collection
NPG D19937


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Sittersback to top

  • Thomas Cranmer (1489-1556), Archbishop of Canterbury. Sitter associated with 46 portraits.
  • Robert Farrar (died 1555), Bishop of St David's, Wales and Protestant martyr. Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • John Hooper (1495-1555), Bishop of Gloucester; Protestant martyr. Sitter in 14 portraits.
  • Hugh Latimer (circa 1485-1555), Bishop of Worcester. Sitter associated with 33 portraits.
  • Nicholas Ridley (1500-1555), Bishop of London. Sitter associated with 28 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John King (active 1698-1759), Printseller and publisher. Artist associated with 33 portraits.
  • Robert White (1645-1703), Engraver. Artist associated with 591 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D34237: 'The Bishops who suffer'd Martyrdom for the Protestant Faith; under the Persecution of Queen Mary I' (from same plate)

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