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Later Stuart Portraits Catalogue

Thomas White (1628-1698), Bishop of Peterborough

See also J. Ingamells, The English Episcopal Portrait 1559-1835, catalogue, 1981, p 408.

1685-91
Unattributed painting, half-length, grey hair, wearing rochet and chimere. Bishop’s Palace, Peterborough (illus. J. Ingamells, The English Episcopal Portrait 1559-1835, catalogue, 1981). Exhibited First Special Exhibition of National Portraits ( ... ending with the reign of James the second), South Kensington, 1867, no.994. A related drawing, attributed to R. White, was in the collection of R. Warner in 1955.

1688-89
See NPG 79 and NPG 152a.

c.1688
Unattributed painting, half-length in painted oval, wearing rochet and chimere. Magdalen College, Oxford (Mrs R. L. Poole, Catalogue of Portraits in the possession of the University, Colleges, City and County of Oxford, II, p 220, no.37). A version in Corpus Christi College, Oxford (Mrs R. L. Poole, Catalogue of Portraits in the possession of the University, Colleges, City and County of Oxford, II, p 269-70, no.20, described as an undistinguished derivation from the head in NPG 79).


This extended catalogue entry is from the National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Later Stuart Portraits 1685-1714, National Portrait Gallery, 2009, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.