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Portraits of Bishop John Fisher


John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester. Sketch by Hans Holbein, the Younger, 1525? Royal Collection.
Bishop John Fisher, 1525?
Hans Holbein, the Younger.
©Royal Collection

John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester.  Sketch after Hans Holbein, the Younger. NPG.





Bishop John Fisher, 16th-c.
After Hans Holbein, the Younger.
©National Portrait Gallery, London.

John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester.  After Hans Holbein, the Younger. 16th-c. Philip Mould Ltd.
Bishop John Fisher, 16th-c.
After Hans Holbein, the Younger.
© Philip Mould, Ltd.

John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester, 18th-c? After Hans Holbein, the Younger. Stapleton Collection
Bishop John Fisher, 18th-c?
After Hans Holbein, the Younger.
Stapleton Collection.

John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester.  17th-c.
Bishop John Fisher, 17th-c?
Unknown Artist.

John Fisher engraving from 1620 by Robert Boissard.
Bishop John Fisher, 1620.
Robert Boissard.




Later Art Inspired by the Life of Bishop Fisher:


Sir Thomas More and Bishop John Fisher.
Sir Thomas More and Bishop Fisher. 17th-c.
Unknown artist. ©Philip Mould, Ltd.



Saint John Fisher Statues:

Statue of John Fisher at St Dominic Church, Rochester, NY
Rochester, NY
Outside the Chapel at St John Fisher School, Peaks Hill, Purley, Surrey
Purley, Surrey, UK
Statue of John Fisher at St John Fisher RC Church, Kidbrooke, London
London, UK
Statue of John Fisher at St John's College, Cambridge
Cambridge, UK
Statue of John Fisher at St. John Fisher College, Rochester, NY
Rochester, NY, USA
Sculpture of John Fisher by Paul Conrad at St John Fisher Church, Rancho Palos Verdes, California.
Rancho Palos Verdes,
California, USA.

John Fisher statue. New Malden, UK.
New Malden, UK
John Fisher statue. Point-Claire, Quebec, Canada
Point-Claire,
Quebec, Canada
John Fisher statue. Rochester, UK
Rochester, UK


John Fisher Stained Glass Windows:

Bishop Fisher Encourages St. Thomas More. Stained Glass Window at Our Lady and the English Martyrs Church, Cambridge, UK
Cambridge, UK
John Fisher Stained Glass Window. St Felix Catholic Church, Felixstowe, Suffolk, UK.
Felixstowe, UK
John Fisher Stained Glass Window. Church of St. Simon & St. Jude, Streatham, London, UK
London, UK
John Fisher Stained Glass Window. Our Lady and the English Martyrs Church, Cambridge, UK
Cambridge, UK
Bishop Fisher Stained Glass Window. St John Fisher & St Thomas 
More Roman Catholic Church. Burley in Wharfedale, West Yorkshire, UK
Burley in
Wharfedale, UK
John Fisher. Great West Window, Shrewsbury Cathedral
Shrewsbury, UK



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