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- subject matching 'War and battle scenes'

Portraits that depict war and battle scenes. See also: 'Processions', 'Events and occasions' (Theme) 'Flags and banners' (Accessory), and 'Swords and shields' (Dress).

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Sir Cloudesley Shovell, by studio of Michael Dahl - NPG 797

Sir Cloudesley Shovell

by studio of Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1702, based on a work of circa 1702
On display at Ditchley Foundation, Chipping Norton
NPG 797

Robert Clive and Mir Jafar after the Battle of Plassey, 1757, by Francis Hayman - NPG 5263

Robert Clive and Mir Jafar after the Battle of Plassey, 1757

by Francis Hayman
oil on canvas, circa 1760
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5263

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore, replica by Sir Francis Grant - NPG 437

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore

replica by Sir Francis Grant
oil on canvas, 1849-1876, based on a work of 1849
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 437

The Relief of Lucknow, 1857, by Thomas Jones Barker - NPG 5851

The Relief of Lucknow, 1857

by Thomas Jones Barker
oil on canvas, 1859
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5851

Larry Burrows, by John Schneider - NPG x137462

Larry Burrows

by John Schneider
print, 1966
NPG x137462

Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden, after Unknown artist - NPG D28576

Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden

after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D28576

William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, by Peeter Clouwet, after  Abraham Diepenbeeck - NPG D38713

William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

by Peeter Clouwet, after Abraham Diepenbeeck
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D38713

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford, by Wenceslaus Hollar, after  Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG D42069

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford

by Wenceslaus Hollar, after Sir Anthony van Dyck
etching, 1640
NPG D42069

Frontispiece to Volume I of 'An impartial collection of the great affairs of state' by John Nalson, by Robert White, published by  Samuel Mearne, published by  Thomas Dring Jr, published by  B. Took, published by  Thomas Sawbridge, published by  Charles Mearne - NPG D42705

Frontispiece to Volume I of 'An impartial collection of the great affairs of state' by John Nalson

by Robert White, published by Samuel Mearne, published by Thomas Dring Jr, published by B. Took, published by Thomas Sawbridge, published by Charles Mearne
line engraving, 1682-1683
NPG D42705

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford, printed and sold by Philip Overton, after  Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG D13682

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford

printed and sold by Philip Overton, after Sir Anthony van Dyck
mezzotint, circa 1684 (1636)
NPG D13682

Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke, by John Smith, after  Willem Wissing - NPG D3859

Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke

by John Smith, after Willem Wissing
mezzotint, 1708
NPG D3859

James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, by Simon Gribelin, after  Michael Dahl - NPG D39380

James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde

by Simon Gribelin, after Michael Dahl
line engraving, 1713
NPG D39380

Henry, Prince of Wales, by Jacobus Houbraken, published by  John & Paul Knapton, after  Isaac Oliver - NPG D31904

Henry, Prince of Wales

by Jacobus Houbraken, published by John & Paul Knapton, after Isaac Oliver
line engraving, published 1738
NPG D31904

Henry, Prince of Wales, by Jacobus Houbraken, published by  John & Paul Knapton, after  Isaac Oliver - NPG D31905

Henry, Prince of Wales

by Jacobus Houbraken, published by John & Paul Knapton, after Isaac Oliver
line engraving, published 1738
NPG D31905

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron, by Jacobus Houbraken, published by  John & Paul Knapton, after  Samuel Cooper - NPG D36634

Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron

by Jacobus Houbraken, published by John & Paul Knapton, after Samuel Cooper
line engraving, published 1738
NPG D36634