Later Stuart Portraits Catalogue
Thomas Tenison (1636-1715), Archbishop of Canterbury
‘a plain, good, heavy, Man, now much in Years, and wearing out; very tall, of a fair Complexion, and seventy Years old’ (J. Macky, Characters of the Court of Great Britain, 1733).
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.