Circumnavigators

1 portrait of Sir Francis Drake

Circumnavigators, by Unknown artist, early 17th century - NPG D21178 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Circumnavigators

by Unknown artist
etching, early 17th century
6 7/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. (175 mm x 211 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D21178


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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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