Portrait of Horace, Lord Vere of Tilbury
- Art Funded
- 93 x 78 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £500 (Total: £2,000)
Portrait of Sir Horace Vere (1565-1635), the greatest military commander of his time - fighting in the Netherlands against the Spanish.
Appointed Master-General of the Ordnance for life, giving him close association with the Tower as the Board of Ordnance was situated there until 1855.
The Earl of Westmorland; Major A.C.Tempest; by descent, Captain Stephen Tempest of Broughton Hall.