Portrait of a Young Man

The sitter has not been identified, but may be a Danish merchant. The background view is probably intended to show Copenhagen. This painting provides the last known date for Heimbach's first visit to Copenhagen.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
active 1636 - 1678
Full title
Portrait of a Young Man
Date made
1662
Medium and support
Oil on oak
Dimensions
49.5 x 35.9 cm
Inscription summary
Signed; Dated
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1888
Inventory number
NG1243
Location in Gallery