Monday, May 10, 2010

For Springheel Jack

Springheel Jack: Perhaps something like this?

Obviously Irish, artsy, with a bit of stray cash available.

Garech Browne, heir to the Guinness brewing dynasty, founding member of the Irish music group The Chieftains.

photo from Vanity Fair


Suburban Princess said...

He looks way too much like Farley Mowat!

LPC said...

Ha!. I bounced my son to sleep to the sound of Van Morrison singing with the Irish Chieftains. My favorite.

Main Line Sportsman said...

Needs a trip to the Barber!!

Anonymous said...

Its a joy to see him arround Dublin in his fabulos Donegal Tweed suits by Norton and sons, and a visit to his home Lugagla in the Wicklow mountains is incredable the combination of aristo/dandy/patron of trad and rock and an increably beautiful Indian princess for a wife well its good that the blck stuff in a glass sells well all over the world from Nigeria to china,who said there wasnt oil in Ireland,only it comes in a pint glass with a creamy head

Springheel said...

Now that is absolutely spot on...And a vision of the future, one hopes.