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45 portraits on display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery

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Offa, King of Mercia, by Unknown artist - NPG 4152

Offa, King of Mercia

by Unknown artist
silver penny, circa 796
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4152

King Alfred ('The Great'), by Unknown artist - NPG 4269

King Alfred ('The Great')

by Unknown artist
silver penny, circa 887
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4269

King Edward, by Manwine, from a die attributed to  Theodoric - NPG 4048

King Edward

by Manwine, from a die attributed to Theodoric
silver penny, 1065
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4048

Oliver Cromwell ('The Dunbar Medal'), by Thomas Simon - NPG 4365

Oliver Cromwell ('The Dunbar Medal')

by Thomas Simon
silver medal, 1650
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4365

William Shakespeare, after John Faed - NPG Ax39783

William Shakespeare

after John Faed
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864 or before
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG Ax39783

Annie Kenney, published by Sandle Brothers - NPG x200692

Annie Kenney

published by Sandle Brothers
halftone postcard print, circa 1907
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x200692

'Mrs Drummond opposite the terrace of the House of Commons addressing MP’s, inviting them to the Hyde Park demonstration', published by Sandle Brothers - NPG x200693

'Mrs Drummond opposite the terrace of the House of Commons addressing MP’s, inviting them to the Hyde Park demonstration'

published by Sandle Brothers
halftone postcard print, 1908
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x200693

'Mrs Pankhurst arrested in Victoria Street, February 13 1908', published by The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x200694

'Mrs Pankhurst arrested in Victoria Street, February 13 1908'

published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
halftone postcard print, 1908
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x200694

Unknown sitter ('Floor tile with an image of a king or queen'), by Unknown artist - NPG D48194

Unknown sitter ('Floor tile with an image of a king or queen')

by Unknown artist
earthenware floor tile, lead-glazed, 14th century
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D48194

William Shakespeare, by Martin Droeshout - NPG D27947

William Shakespeare

by Martin Droeshout
line engraving, 1685
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D27947

Queen Mary II, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D42308

Queen Mary II

after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
woodcut, circa 1689-1694
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D42308

King William III; Queen Mary II, by Unknown artist - NPG D48625

King William III; Queen Mary II

by Unknown artist
tin-glazed earthenware, painted, circa 1689-1695
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D48625

Three wax impressions taken from David Garrick's seal (his arms, his monogram and a portrait of William Shakespeare), after Unknown artist - NPG D36103

Three wax impressions taken from David Garrick's seal (his arms, his monogram and a portrait of William Shakespeare)

after Unknown artist
three wax seal impressions on paper, mid 18th century
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D36103

David Garrick ('Mr Garrick in the Character of Richard III'), by Charles Grignion, by and after  William Hogarth - NPG D34378

David Garrick ('Mr Garrick in the Character of Richard III')

by Charles Grignion, by and after William Hogarth
line engraving, published 20 June 1746 (1741)
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D34378

David Garrick; William Shakespeare, by John Sebastian Miller (formerly Johann Sebastian Müller) - NPG D20571

David Garrick; William Shakespeare

by John Sebastian Miller (formerly Johann Sebastian Müller)
stipple engraving, published 1769
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D20571

William Shakespeare, by Derby Porcelain Factory - NPG D48654

William Shakespeare

by Derby Porcelain Factory
soft paste porcelain, circa 1770
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D48654

John Horne Tooke, by Unknown artist - NPG D7051

John Horne Tooke

by Unknown artist
token, 1794
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D7051

'The giant factotem amusing himself', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12593

'The giant factotem amusing himself'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 21 January 1797
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D12593

Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick, by Unknown artist - NPG D48191

Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick

by Unknown artist
lead glazed and printed earthenware, circa 1820
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D48191

Billy Waters, by Unknown artist - NPG D48192

Billy Waters

by Unknown artist
glazed earthenware, circa 1840
On display in Room 16 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D48192