The Cornwallis Set, The Royal Collection, c.1590-1610

See Volume 1, pp. 116-18 of 

King Edward III (1312–1377)

King Edward III

Late 16th century

Oil on panel

22 ½ x 17 ⅓ in. (57.2 x 44 cm)

Royal Collection | RCIN 404740

 

«Inscription: .EDWARDVS. .İİİ. Portrait source: Standard portrait type developed around the 1580s, derived from his tomb effigy (see Appendix 1, iv).» Portrait Sets in Tudor and Jacobean England – Two Volumes (Volume Two) by Catherine Daunt

«Acquired by Queen Caroline from Lord Cornwallis; recorded in the Great Drawing Room at Kensington Palace in 1818 (no 284)» King Edward III – Royal Collection | RCIN 404740

King Richard II (1367–1400)

King Richard II

Oil on panel

22 ¾ x 17 ¼ in. (57.9 x 43.7 cm)

Royal Collection | RCIN 404748

 

«Inscription: RICARDO İİ Portrait source: Standard portrait type based on the Westminster Abbey fulllength painting, 1390s (see Appendix 1, iv).» Portrait Sets in Tudor and Jacobean England – Two Volumes (Volume Two) by Catherine Daunt

«Acquired by Queen Caroline from Lord Cornwallis; recorded in the Private Closet at Kensington Palace in 1818 (no 634)» King Richard II – Royal Collection | RCIN 404748

Henry IV (1367–1413)

King Henry IV

Oil on panel

23 x 17 ⅝ in. (58.3 x 44.8 cm)

Royal Collection | RCIN 404745

 

Inscription: .HENRICVS. .İİİİ. «Portrait source: Standard portrait type developed around the 1580s (see Appendix 1, iv).» Portrait Sets in Tudor and Jacobean England – Two Volumes (Volume Two) by Catherine Daunt

«Probably acquired by Queen Caroline from Lord Cornwallis; certainly in the Private Closet at Kensington Palace in 1818 (no 630)» King Henry IV – Royal Collection | RCIN 404745

King Henry V (1387–1422)

King Henry V

Oil on panel

22 ½ x 17 in. (57.1 x 43 cm)

Royal Collection | RCIN 402708

 

«Inscription: HENRICVS V. Portrait source: Standard portrait derived from the painting in the Royal Collection, 1504-20 (see Appendix 1, i).» Portrait Sets in Tudor and Jacobean England – Two Volumes (Volume Two) by Catherine Daunt

«Probably acquired by Queen Caroline from Lord Cornwallis; recorded in the Private Closet at Kensington Palace in 1818 (no 636)» King Henry V – Royal Collection | RCIN 402708