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From Henry II to Edward I from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 6

From Henry II to Edward I from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 6

Detail from the roll of the royal line from Henry II to Edward I. Image taken from Membrane 6 of Genealogical chronicle of the English Kings. Written in French.

Henry III from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 6

Henry III from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 6

Detail from the roll: Henry III holding a model of a church, and his children: Edward, Margaret, Edmund, Beatrice, Katharine, and again Edward wearing a crown. Image taken from Membrane 6 of Genealogical chroni... more

Henry I from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 5

Henry I from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 5

Detail from the roll of king Henry I, his wife Maud (or Matilda), their son William and daughter Maud (or Matilda). Image taken from Membrane 5 of Genealogical chronicle of the English Kings. Written in French.

From Richard I, Duke of Normandy to Henry II from BL Royal 14 B V, Membrane 5

From Richard I, Duke of Normandy to Henry II from BL Royal 14 B V, Mem...

Detail from the roll of the descendants of Richard I the Fearless, Duke of Normandy, to Henry II and his descendants. Image taken from Membrane 5 of Genealogical chronicle of the English Kings. Written in French.

Henry V receiving the book from BL Royal 20 B IV, f. 1

Henry V receiving the book from BL Royal 20 B IV, f. 1

Detail of a miniature of Henry V enthroned and surrounded by his court, receiving the book from the translator, Jean Galopes, at the beginning of the preface. Image taken from f. 1 of Meditationes vitae Christi... more

Henry V receiving the book from BL Royal 20 B IV, f. 1

Henry V receiving the book from BL Royal 20 B IV, f. 1

Miniature of Henry V enthroned and surrounded by his court, receiving the book from the translator, Jean Galopes, with a full border containing the royal arms of England, and a foliate initial 'A'(treshault), a... more

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 267v

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 267v

Miniature of Henry I sending a protest to the Emperor concerning St Denis. Image taken from f. 267v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry I of France from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 263v

Henry I of France from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 263v

Miniature of Henry I of France asking aid of Duke Robert, horses being presented to Henry I, and the siege of a castle. Image taken from f. 263v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 286

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 286

Miniature of Henry I of England receiving French envoys near Gisors, with an illuminated initial 'E'(n). Image taken from f. 286 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 299

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 299

Miniature of Henry I sleeping with his weapons at hand, with an illuminated initial 'F'(ortune). Image taken from f. 299 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 269v

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 269v

Miniature of Henry I sending a bishop, and his marriage to Anne. Image taken from f. 269v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry III visiting Louis IX from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 426

Henry III visiting Louis IX from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 426

Miniature of Henry III visiting Louis IX, and Henry III at St Denis. Image taken from f. 426 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Charles of Anjou defeating Henry of Spain from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 434v

Charles of Anjou defeating Henry of Spain from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 43...

Miniature of Charles of Anjou defeating Henry of Spain. Image taken from f. 434v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Conradin and Henry od Spain from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 436

Conradin and Henry od Spain from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 436

Detail of a miniature of Conradin and Henry of Spain brought as prisoners to Charles of Anjou. Image taken from f. 436 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 269v

Henry I from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 269v

Detail of a miniature of Henry I sending a bishop, and his marriage to Anne. Image taken from f. 269v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Henry of France from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 263v

Henry of France from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 263v

Detail of a miniature of Henry of France asking aid of Duke Robert, horses being presented to Henry, and the siege of a castle. Image taken from f. 263v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Murder of Henry of Almaine from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 238v

Murder of Henry of Almaine from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 238v

Miniature of the murder of Henry of Almaine. Image taken from f. 238v of Historia de proeliis, translated in French as La vraie ystoire dou bon roi Alixandre, and other romances. Written in French.

Henry of Luxembourg from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 43

Henry of Luxembourg from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 43

Detail of a miniature of Henry of Luxembourg being crowned Emperor. Image taken from f. 43 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Meeting of Henry of Lancaster and Otto of Brunswick from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 108

Meeting of Henry of Lancaster and Otto of Brunswick from BL Royal 20 C...

Detail of an unfinished miniature of the meeting in the lists of Henry of Lancaster and Otto of Brunswick. Image taken from f. 108 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Groat of Henry VI

Groat of Henry VI

Made in London, England

Henry VI enthroned from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 405

Henry VI enthroned from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 405

Detail of a miniature of Henry VI enthroned giving the earl of Shrewsbury the sword as constable of France, at the beginning of Christine de Pizan's Les fais d'armes et de chevalerie. Image taken from f. 405 of... more

Henry VI enthroned from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 405

Henry VI enthroned from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 405

Miniature of Henry VI enthroned giving the earl of Shrewsbury the sword as constable of France, with a decorated initial 'E'(n) and a full border including the arms of John Talbot with the arms of his wife, Mar... more

Henry of Castile from BL Harley 4379, f. 112v

Henry of Castile from BL Harley 4379, f. 112v

Miniature of the coronation of Henry of Castile. Image taken from f. 112v of Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart'). Written in French.

Henry of Castile from BL Harley 4379, f. 112v

Henry of Castile from BL Harley 4379, f. 112v

Detail of a miniature of the coronation of Henry of Castile. Image taken from f. 112v of Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart'). Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 246

Henry I from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 246

Detail of a miniature of the coronation of Henry I. Image taken from f. 246 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 246

Henry I from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 246

Miniature of the coronation of Henry I. Image taken from f. 246 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Henry I from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 246

Henry I from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 246

Miniature of the coronation of Henry I. Image taken from f. 246 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Henry, king of the Romans from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 484

Henry, king of the Romans from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 484

Detail of a miniature of the death of Henry, king of the Romans. Image taken from f. 484 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ruynes des nobles hommes et femmes). Written in French.

Henry, king of the Romans from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 484

Henry, king of the Romans from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 484

Miniature of the death of Henry, king of the Romans, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV. Image taken from f. 484 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ruynes de... more

Henry V and Catharine of Valois from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 9v

Henry V and Catharine of Valois from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 9v

Miniature of the marriage of Henry V and Catharine of Valois, inscribed with their initials, 'K de France' and 'H. Le Einglieche', with a full border containing the royal arms of England supported by a red drag... more

Henry V and Catharine of Valois from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 9v

Henry V and Catharine of Valois from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 9v

Detail of a miniature of the marriage of Henry V and Catharine of Valois, inscribed with their initials, 'K de France' and 'H. Le Einglieche'. Image taken from f. 9v of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (f... more

Henry VII from BL Arundel 66, f. 201

Henry VII from BL Arundel 66, f. 201

Historiated initial with the presentation of an astrological textbook to King Henry VII, with the bishop and presenter of the book pointing to the stars, and an illuminated initial 'P'(ost), and floral scatter ... more

Henry VII from BL Arundel 66, f. 201

Henry VII from BL Arundel 66, f. 201

Detail of a historiated initial with the presentation of an astrological textbook to Henry VII. Image taken from f. 201 of Almagest (extract), Liber Astronomiae, Liber Arenalis, astronomical and geomantic tabl... more

Henry VII from BL Arundel 66, f. 201

Henry VII from BL Arundel 66, f. 201

Detail of a historiated initial with the presentation of an astrological textbook to Henry VII. Image taken from f. 201 of Almagest (extract), Liber Astronomiae, Liber Arenalis, astronomical and geomantic tabl... more

Portrait of Henry VII

Portrait of Henry VII

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Henry VIII, King of England (1491–1547, r. 1509–47)

Henry VIII, King of England (1491–1547, r. 1509–47)

Model attributed to Steven Cornelisz van Herwijck (Dutch, Utrecht ca. 1530–possibly ca. 1565 London)

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 1

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 1

Detail of an historiated initial 'T'(his) of Henry VII giving the manuscript to a group of monks, with full bar border with the arms of England. Image taken from f. 1 of Quadripartite Indenture for Henry VII's ... more

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 1

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 1

Historiated initial 'T'(his) of Henry VII giving the manuscript to a group of monks, with full bar border with the arms of England. Image taken from f. 1 of Quadripartite Indenture for Henry VII's Chapel. Writt... more

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 59

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 59

Historiated initial 'T'(his) of Henry VII, enthroned with crowned sceptre, giving the manuscript to the monks of Westminster and John Islip, Abbot of Westminster, with a full bar border with the arms of England... more

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 59

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 59

Detail of an historiated initial 'T'(his) of Henry VII, enthroned with crowned sceptre, giving the manuscript to the monks of Westminster and John Islip, Abbot of Westminster. Image taken from f. 59 of Quadripa... more

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 98

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 98

Detail of an historiated initial 'T'(his) of Henry VII giving the manuscript to the monks of Westminster, with a full bar border with the arms of England. Image taken from f. 98 of Quadripartite Indenture for H... more

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 98

Henry VII from BL Harley 1498, f. 98

Historiated initial 'T'(his) of Henry VII giving the manuscript to the monks of Westminster, with a full bar border with the arms of England. Image taken from f. 98 of Quadripartite Indenture for Henry VII's Ch... more

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 3

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 3

Miniature of Henry VIII praying in his bedchamber, at the beginning of Psalm 1. Image taken from f. 3 of Psalter ('The Psalter of Henry VIII'). Written in Latin.

Henry VIII from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 3

Henry VIII from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 3

Detail of a miniature of Henry VIII praying in his bedchamber, at the beginning of Psalm 1. Image taken from f. 3 of Psalter ('The Psalter of Henry VIII'). Written in Latin.

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 79

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 79

Miniature of Henry VIII as David praying with an angel appearing in the sky, at the beginning of Psalm 68. Image taken from f. 79 of Psalter ('The Psalter of Henry VIII'). Written in Latin.

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 63v

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 63v

Miniature of Henry VIII as David and his court jester, William Somer (or Sommers), with an illuminated initial 'D'(ixit) containing a fly, at the beginning of Psalm 52. Image taken from f. 63v of Psalter ('The ... more

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 63v

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 63v

Detail of a miniature of Henry VIII as David and his court jester, William Somer (or Sommers), at the beginning of Psalm 52. Image taken from f. 63v of Psalter ('The Psalter of Henry VIII'). Written in Latin.

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 79

Henry VIII as David from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 79

Detail of a miniature of Henry VIII as David praying with an angel appearing in the sky, at the beginning of Psalm 68. Image taken from f. 79 of Psalter ('The Psalter of Henry VIII'). Written in Latin.

Henry II
Henry II of France (b. 1519, r. 1547–59), Commemorating the Capture of Calais, 1558

Henry II of France (b. 1519, r. 1547–59), Commemorating the Capture of...

Medalist: Giovanni Antonio de' Rossi (Italian, 1517–ca. 1575)

Arms of Henry Fitzalan, earl of Arundel from BL Royal 2 B IX, f. 1v

Arms of Henry Fitzalan, earl of Arundel from BL Royal 2 B IX, f. 1v

Prefatory miniature of the arms of Henry Fitzalan, earl of Arundel, with his motto, 'Virtutis laus actio', and his monogram. Image taken from f. 1v of Psalter and Canticles (the 'Psalter of the Earl of Arundel'... more

Henry IV of France

Henry IV of France

Medalist: Philippe Danfrie the Elder (French, Basse-Bretagne (Cornouailles) 1531/32–1606 Paris)

Portrait of King Henry IV of France in a decorative border

Portrait of King Henry IV of France in a decorative border

Cherubino Alberti (Zaccaria Mattia) (Italian, Borgo Sansepolcro 1553–1615 Rome)

Equestrian Statue of Henry II, King of France, in the Palazzo Rucellai by Daniele de Volterra

Equestrian Statue of Henry II, King of France, in the Palazzo Rucellai...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Henry IV, King of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610)

Henry IV, King of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610)

Adapted from a medal by Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)

Henry IV, King of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610)

Henry IV, King of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610)

Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)

Le Jardin du Roy tres Chrestien Henry IV roy de France et de Navare

Le Jardin du Roy tres Chrestien Henry IV roy de France et de Navare

Designed by Pierre Vallet (French, ca. 1575–1657)

Funeral effigy of Henry IV, King of France

Funeral effigy of Henry IV, King of France

Effigy of Henry IV displayed after his assassination. The King is in full regalia, on a canopy bed, surrounded by candlesticks. Inscription below image has been trimmed from print. Anonymous, French, 17th century

Death of Henry, Prince of Wales

Death of Henry, Prince of Wales

Medalist: Charles Anthony

[Title page for The complete gentleman, by Henry Peacham, with elaborate border showing figures of "Nobilitas" and "Scientia"] / Fr. Delaram sculp. anno. 1522 [i.e., 1622]

[Title page for The complete gentleman, by Henry Peacham, with elabora...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The complete gentleman / Henry Peacham. London : Francis Constable, 1622, title page. Reference copy in LOT 7007.

Henry Carey (1596–1661), Second Earl of Monmouth

Henry Carey (1596–1661), Second Earl of Monmouth

Samuel Cooper (British, London (?) 1608?–1672 London)

The Blessed Henry Suso Kneeling before Eternal Wisdom

The Blessed Henry Suso Kneeling before Eternal Wisdom

Cornelis Galle I (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1576–1650 Antwerp)

Tomb of Henry VII

Tomb of Henry VII

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)