Portrait of Sir Thomas Pope, later 3rd Earl of downe.
Sir Thomas Pope, Later 3rd Earl of Downe by Unknown Artist, c. 1635
- Oil on canvas
- 203 x 120 cm
- Acquired in:
- Capt Loel Guinness
Combines unusual features like the rucked up carpet, with red and black colour scheme popular with provincial artists of the time. The Art Fund grant for this painting included four other Elizabethan and Jacobean full length paintings purchased from the Loel Guiness collection.
Sir Henry Lee, Ditchley; Captain Loel Guinness; on loan to Tate since 1953.