Sunday, 18 February 2018

Tom Durie


Portrait of Tom Durie (or Derry). Tom Durie was the ‘fool’ employed by
by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger, 1614 - Oil on panel

1 comment:

  1. There is another portrait: David Murray, 1st Viscount of Stormont
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Murray,_1st_Viscount_of_Stormont
    The same dress and similar faces. Maybe the queen called him Tom Derry or Durie as a joke?

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