Portrait of a Man

The unidentified sitter is holding two pinks. This painting is the pendant to a 'Portrait of a Woman', showing an unknown lady holding lily-of-the-valley, which is in the Oscar Reinhart collection, Winterthur. The two paintings may be betrothal or marriage portraits. They may originate from the Danube region.

Key facts

Artist
Full title
Portrait of a Man
Date made
about 1530-40
Medium and support
Oil on beech
Dimensions
49.9 x 39.1 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1887
Inventory number
NG1232
Location in Gallery