This is a copy of the central figure of Luini's 'Christ Among the Doctors'. It does not seem to be contemporary, but Luini's work was copied with veneration for a century or more after his death.

Key facts

Artist dates
about 1480 - 1532
Full title
Date made
probably after 1530
Medium and support
Oil on poplar
73.7 x 57.8 cm
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by the Misses Cohen as part of the John Samuel collection, 1906
Inventory number
Location in Gallery