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Crowns and tiaras

Portraits showing sitters wearing crowns, tiaras and garlands. Explore the full list here.

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King Richard II
by Unknown artist
16th century
NPG 565

King Edward III
by Unknown artist
1597-1618
NPG 4980(7)

Queen Elizabeth I
by Unknown English artist
circa 1600
NPG 5175

Queen Anne
studio of John Closterman
circa 1702, based on a work of circa 1702
NPG 215

King George I
studio of Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
1714-1725, based on a work of 1714
NPG 544

King George II
studio of Charles Jervas
circa 1727
NPG 368

Queen Victoria
reduced copy by W. Warman, after Thomas Sully
1838-1870, based on a work of 1838
NPG 1891a

Queen Mary
by Alice Hughes
1905
NPG P423

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