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- subject matching 'Jewellery - Precious stones'

A selection of images from the collection featuring jewellery with precious and semi-precious stones. See also: 'Jewellery - Crowns and tiaras' and 'Jewellery - Pearls' (Dress).

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Elizabeth of York, by Unknown artist - NPG 311

Elizabeth of York

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, late 16th century, based on a work of circa 1500
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 311

King Henry VIII, after Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 157

King Henry VIII

after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on copper, probably 17th century, based on a work of 1536
On display at Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
NPG 157

King Henry VIII, by Unknown artist - NPG 496

King Henry VIII

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, perhaps early 17th century, based on a work of circa 1542
On display in Room 2 at Montacute House
NPG 496

Queen Mary I, by Master John - NPG 428

Queen Mary I

by Master John
oil on panel, 1544
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 428

Katherine Parr, attributed to Master John - NPG 4451

Katherine Parr

attributed to Master John
oil on panel, circa 1545
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4451

King Henry V, by Unknown artist - NPG 545

King Henry V

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, late 16th or early 17th century
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 545

Unknown woman, formerly known as Mary, Queen of Scots, by Unknown artist - NPG 96

Unknown woman, formerly known as Mary, Queen of Scots

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, transferred to canvas, circa 1570
NPG 96

Queen Elizabeth I, associated with Nicholas Hilliard - NPG 190

Queen Elizabeth I

associated with Nicholas Hilliard
oil on panel, circa 1575
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 190

Queen Elizabeth I, by Unknown continental artist - NPG 2082

Queen Elizabeth I

by Unknown continental artist
oil on panel, circa 1575
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2082

Sir Christopher Hatton, by Unknown artist - NPG 2162

Sir Christopher Hatton

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, probably 17th century, based on a work of 1589
NPG 2162

George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, after Nicholas Hilliard - NPG 277

George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland

after Nicholas Hilliard
oil on canvas, early 19th century, based on a work of 1590
NPG 277

Lady Jane Grey, by Unknown artist - NPG 6804

Lady Jane Grey

by Unknown artist
oil on oak panel, circa 1590-1600
On display at Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
NPG 6804

Sir Thomas More, his father, his household and his descendants, by Rowland Lockey, after  Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 2765

Sir Thomas More, his father, his household and his descendants

by Rowland Lockey, after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on canvas, 1593
NPG 2765

Queen Elizabeth I, by Unknown English artist - NPG 5175

Queen Elizabeth I

by Unknown English artist
oil on panel, circa 1600
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5175

Queen Elizabeth I, by Unknown artist - NPG 542

Queen Elizabeth I

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, early 17th century with 18th century overpainting
NPG 542

Anne of Denmark, by John De Critz the Elder - NPG 6918

Anne of Denmark

by John De Critz the Elder
oil on canvas, circa 1605-1610
On display in Room 4 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6918

George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, attributed to William Larkin, and  studio of William Larkin - NPG 3840

George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham

attributed to William Larkin, and studio of William Larkin
oil on canvas, circa 1616
On display at Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
NPG 3840

Anne of Denmark, after Paul van Somer - NPG 127

Anne of Denmark

after Paul van Somer
oil on canvas, feigned oval, 17th century, based on a work of circa 1617
NPG 127

Anne, Lady Carleton, studio of Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG 111

Anne, Lady Carleton

studio of Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
oil on panel, circa 1625
On display in the Crimson Bedroom at Montacute House
NPG 111

Sir Hugh Myddelton, 1st Bt, after Cornelius Johnson (Cornelius Janssen van Ceulen) - NPG 2192

Sir Hugh Myddelton, 1st Bt

after Cornelius Johnson (Cornelius Janssen van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, 17th-19th century, based on a work of 1628
On display at Chirk Castle, Wrexham
NPG 2192

Henrietta Maria, after Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG 227

Henrietta Maria

after Sir Anthony van Dyck
oil on canvas, 17th century, based on a work of circa 1632-1635
On display at Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
NPG 227

Henrietta Anne, Duchess of Orleans, possibly after Pierre Mignard - NPG 228

Henrietta Anne, Duchess of Orleans

possibly after Pierre Mignard
oil on canvas, feigned oval, based on a work of circa 1665-1670
NPG 228

Catherine of Braganza, studio of Jacob Huysmans - NPG 597

Catherine of Braganza

studio of Jacob Huysmans
oil on canvas, based on a work of circa 1670
On display at Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
NPG 597

Barbara Palmer (née Villiers), Duchess of Cleveland, by John Michael Wright - NPG 5497

Barbara Palmer (née Villiers), Duchess of Cleveland

by John Michael Wright
oil on canvas, circa 1670
On display in Room 7 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5497

Queen Anne, studio of John Closterman - NPG 215

Queen Anne

studio of John Closterman
oil on canvas, circa 1702, based on a work of circa 1702
NPG 215

Harriet Mill (née Taylor), by Unknown artist - NPG 5489

Harriet Mill (née Taylor)

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas laid on board, circa 1834
NPG 5489

Sir Amias Paulet, copy by George Perfect Harding, after  Unknown artist - NPG 2399

Sir Amias Paulet

copy by George Perfect Harding, after Unknown artist
watercolour, 1848
NPG 2399

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, by Dorothy Wilding - NPG P870(4)

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 12 January 1937
NPG P870(4)

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, by Dorothy Wilding - NPG P870(7)

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1939
NPG P870(7)

Queen Elizabeth II, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P336

Queen Elizabeth II

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1951
NPG P336

Queen Elizabeth II, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P337

Queen Elizabeth II

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1951
NPG P337

Queen Elizabeth II, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P490(25)

Queen Elizabeth II

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1951
NPG P490(25)