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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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Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus'), by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33920

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus')

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33920

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus'), by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33921

Fictitious portrait of King William II ('Rufus')

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33921

King John, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33928

King John

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33928

King Henry I, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33872

King Henry I

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33872

King Henry I, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33874

King Henry I

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33874

Fictitious portrait called King Stephen, after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33878

Fictitious portrait called King Stephen

after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, (1618)
NPG D33878

Fictitious portrait called King Stephen, after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33879

Fictitious portrait called King Stephen

after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, (1618)
NPG D33879

King Edward II, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33890

King Edward II

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33890

King Edward II, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D33891

King Edward II

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D33891

Called King Henry II, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D9381

Called King Henry II

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, originally published 1618
NPG D9381

Called King Edward III, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D9384

Called King Edward III

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D9384

King Richard II, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after  Unknown artist - NPG D9386

King Richard II

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D9386

Mary, Queen of Scots, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after  Unknown artist - NPG D13178

Mary, Queen of Scots

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after Unknown artist
line engraving, circa 1618
NPG D13178

King Charles I, after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D18282

King Charles I

after Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, (1618)
NPG D18282

King Henry I, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D18817

King Henry I

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, 1618
NPG D18817

Mary, Queen of Scots, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after  Unknown artist - NPG D16217

Mary, Queen of Scots

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D16217

Edward, Prince of Wales, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke) - NPG D19300

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, published 1618
NPG D19300

Sir Julius Caesar, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by  Compton Holland - NPG D19577

Sir Julius Caesar

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by Compton Holland
line engraving, circa 1618-1625
NPG D19577

Thomas Sutton, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by  Compton Holland - NPG D20198

Thomas Sutton

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by Compton Holland
engraving, published circa 1618-1619
NPG D20198

King Edward IV, by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by  Compton Holland - NPG D21041

King Edward IV

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke), published by Compton Holland
line engraving, 1618
NPG D21041

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