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4206 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Jewellery - Pearls'

A selection of images from the collection featuring pearls. See also: 'Jewellery - Earrings', 'Jewellery - Hair accessories' and 'Jewellery - Necklaces' (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

Queen Mary I, attributed to Lucas Horenbout (or Hornebolte) - NPG 6453

Queen Mary I

attributed to Lucas Horenbout (or Hornebolte)
watercolour on vellum, circa 1525
NPG 6453

Anne Boleyn, by Unknown English artist - NPG 668

Anne Boleyn

by Unknown English artist
oil on panel, late 16th century, based on a work of circa 1533-1536
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 668

Jane Seymour, after Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 7025

Jane Seymour

after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on panel, circa 1537
NPG 7025

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 Walter Ralegh (Raleigh), by Unknown English artist - NPG 7

Sir Walter Ralegh (Raleigh)

by Unknown English artist
oil on panel, 1588
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 7

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

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

King Henry IV, by Unknown artist - NPG 4980(9)

King Henry IV

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, 1597-1618
On display in Room 3 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4980(9)

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

Elizabeth, Princess of the Palatinate, studio of Gerrit van Honthorst - NPG 340

Elizabeth, Princess of the Palatinate

studio of Gerrit van Honthorst
oil on panel, feigned oval, mid 17th century
NPG 340

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

Anne of Denmark, by Isaac Oliver - NPG 4010

Anne of Denmark

by Isaac Oliver
watercolour on vellum, circa 1612
On display in the Room 4 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4010

Frances, Countess of Somerset, studio of William Larkin - NPG 1955

Frances, Countess of Somerset

studio of William Larkin
oil on panel, feigned oval, circa 1615
NPG 1955

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

King James I of England and VI of Scotland, by Daniel Mytens - NPG 109

King James I of England and VI of Scotland

by Daniel Mytens
oil on canvas, 1621
On display in Room 4 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 109

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 Maria, by Unknown artist, background by  Hendrik van Steenwyck - NPG 1247

Henrietta Maria

by Unknown artist, background by Hendrik van Steenwyck
oil on canvas, circa 1635
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1247

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

Nell Gwyn, by Simon Verelst - NPG 2496

Nell Gwyn

by Simon Verelst
oil on canvas, feigned oval, circa 1680
On display at Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
NPG 2496