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The Room 3 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery

Special displays

This small room preserves a number of light-senstive portraits in wallcases displaying a selection of coins and medals of early English kings, as well as miniatures and cabinet pictures from the Tudor and Elizabethan period.

Find out more about the display Martin Luther and the English Reformation

4 portraits on display in the Room 3 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery

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Taking up the body of John Wycliffe, after Unknown artist - NPG D42326

Taking up the body of John Wycliffe

after Unknown artist
woodcut, published 1563 or after
On display in the Room 3 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D42326

'The pope suppressed by King Henry VIII', after Unknown artist - NPG D23436

'The pope suppressed by King Henry VIII'

after Unknown artist
woodcut, 1570
On display in the Room 3 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D23436

Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex, attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 6310

Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex

attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger
watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, circa 1532-1533
On display in the Room 3 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6310

Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex, studio of Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 6311

Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex

studio of Hans Holbein the Younger
watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, circa 1537
On display in the Room 3 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6311