Olga's Gallery

Sir Anthony van Dyck


Thomas Killigrew and Lord William Crofts.

(?). 1638. Oil on canvas. Windsor Castle, Royal Collection, UK. Read Note.

Anthony van Dyck. Thomas Killigrew and Lord William Crofts.

Thomas Killigrew (1612-1683), English playwright, brother of Sir William Killigrew, also playwright. He was page in the household of Charles I and afterwards a companion of Charles II in exile and his groom of the bedchamber after the Restoration. He published in 1664 nine plays