Portrait of an Elderly Man

The sitter has not been identified, but the dress has been thought to be that of a Venetian senator. The painting appears to have been made from a drawing which may be by Mantegna (Vienna, Albertina).

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1455/60? - 1519?
Full title
Portrait of an Elderly Man
Date made
1487
Medium and support
Tempera on wood
Dimensions
41.9 x 29.8 cm
Inscription summary
Signed; Dated
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1864
Inventory number
NG736
Location in Gallery