Honorable Desmond Guinness
Acrylic on handmade paper, matted
The Honorable Desmond Guinness is the quintessential Irish aristocrat. As founder of the Irish Georgian Society more than 50 years ago he has almost single handedly raise the sensitivity and sympathies of the world for the protection for Ireland's 18th century architectural designed great houses. He is a man of the world and from his late mother, Lady Diana Mitford Mosely he has inherited his Mitford blue eyes.