Portrait of a Man

Jacometto specialised in portraits of this format and size and many of his works have reverses inscribed with mottoes as in this work.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
active about 1472; died before 1498
Full title
Portrait of a Man
Date made
probably about 1475-98
Medium and support
Tempera and oil on wood
Dimensions
26 x 19 cm
Inscription summary
Inscribed
Acquisition credit
Layard Bequest, 1916
Inventory number
NG3121
Location in Gallery