Portrait of Leonardo Salvagno (?)

Datable from the costume, this painting is not in good condition when compared with other works by Moroni in the Collection. As often in his portraits, the head (doubtless the only part painted from life) seems slightly too large for the body.

Key facts

Artist dates
1520/4 - 1579
Full title
Portrait of Leonardo Salvagno (?)
Date made
about 1570-5
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
100.6 x 74.9 cm
Inscription summary
Acquisition credit
Layard Bequest, 1916
Inventory number
Location in Gallery