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Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)

(1570-in or after 1625), Engraver

Artist associated with 152 portraits
Renold Elstrack was the foremost English engraver of his time. His first dated plates were made in 1598 and he produced mainly maps and portraits. Elstrack's portraits of the royal family bear no relation to any known painting and it is thought that he composed them himself; their beauty and rarity made them highly sought after. Elstrack probably never published himself, but worked for a number of London publishers, initially for the partnership of John Sudbury and George Humble, and from 1616 for the newly established firm of Compton Holland.

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Marco Antonio de Dominis, possibly by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by  John Bill, after  Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG D25965

Marco Antonio de Dominis

possibly by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by John Bill, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
line engraving, circa 1617
NPG D25965

Marco Antonio de Dominis, possibly by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by  John Bill, after  Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG D47420

Marco Antonio de Dominis

possibly by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by John Bill, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
line engraving, circa 1617
NPG D47420

Mary, Queen of Scots, after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23290

Mary, Queen of Scots

after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, after 1618
NPG D23290

King William I ('the Conqueror'), by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23604

King William I ('the Conqueror')

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23604

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus'), by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23610

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus')

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23610

King John, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23644

King John

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23644

King John, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23647

King John

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23647

King John, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23649

King John

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23649

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince'), by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23705

Edward, Prince of Wales ('the Black Prince')

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23705

King Richard II, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23715

King Richard II

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23715

King Henry IV, probably by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23731

King Henry IV

probably by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23731

King Edward IV, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23788

King Edward IV

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23788

King Henry VII, possibly by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D23827

King Henry VII

possibly by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D23827

Anne Boleyn, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D24936

Anne Boleyn

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D24936

Queen Elizabeth I, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D31852

Queen Elizabeth I

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D31852

King Richard I ('the Lionheart'), probably by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D32012

King Richard I ('the Lionheart')

probably by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D32012

King Edward I, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D32011

King Edward I

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D32011

King Charles I, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after  Unknown artist - NPG D9248

King Charles I

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after Unknown artist
line engraving, (1618)
NPG D9248

Edward, Prince of Wales, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33211

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D33211

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus'), by or probably after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33919

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus')

by or probably after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, (1618)
NPG D33919

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