Portrait of a Lady

The sitter has not been identified. This work was formerly attributed to Bronzino and to Alessandro Allori; neither of which seems acceptable. The costume has been said to accord best with a dating in the late 1550s or early 1560s.

Key facts

Artist
Full title
Portrait of a Lady
Date made
probably 1555-65
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
113 x 80 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1860
Inventory number
NG650
Location in Gallery