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Lord Edward Russell, by George Perfect Harding, after  Unknown artist - NPG 2410

Lord Edward Russell

by George Perfect Harding, after Unknown artist
watercolour, 19th century, based on a work of 1573
NPG 2410

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

Sir Nathaniel Bacon, by Sir Nathaniel Bacon - NPG L260

Sir Nathaniel Bacon

by Sir Nathaniel Bacon
oil on canvas, circa 1620
NPG L260

Inigo Jones, after an engraving by Robert van Voerst, after  Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG 3128

Inigo Jones

after an engraving by Robert van Voerst, after Sir Anthony van Dyck
brown wash
NPG 3128

Horace Vere, Baron Vere of Tilbury, by Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG 818

Horace Vere, Baron Vere of Tilbury

by Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
oil on panel, 1629
NPG 818

Probably Sir Thomas Aylesbury, Bt, by William Dobson - NPG 615

Probably Sir Thomas Aylesbury, Bt

by William Dobson
oil on canvas, circa 1642
NPG 615

Thomas Killigrew, by William Sheppard - NPG 3795

Thomas Killigrew

by William Sheppard
oil on canvas, 1650
NPG 3795

Richard Gibson, after Sir Peter Lely - NPG 1975

Richard Gibson

after Sir Peter Lely
oil on canvas, circa 1658, based on a work of circa 1658
NPG 1975

Thomas Chiffinch, attributed to Jacob Huysmans - NPG 816

Thomas Chiffinch

attributed to Jacob Huysmans
oil on canvas, circa 1660
NPG 816

Sir Peter Lely, by Sir Peter Lely - NPG 3897

Sir Peter Lely

by Sir Peter Lely
oil on canvas, circa 1660
NPG 3897

Isaac Fuller, by Isaac Fuller - NPG 2104

Isaac Fuller

by Isaac Fuller
oil on canvas, circa 1670
NPG 2104

Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder, attributed to Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder - NPG 6651

Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder

attributed to Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder
oil on canvas, circa 1680-1685
NPG 6651