Portrait of Sir Horace Vere (1565-1635), the greatest military commander of his time - fighting in the Netherlands against the Spanish.
Portrait of Horace, Lord Vere of Tilbury by George Gower, 1594
© The Royal Armouries
- Oil on panel
- 93 x 78 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £500 ( Total: £2,000)
- Acquired in:
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.