Portrait of a Man

The sitter has been described as a Florentine nobleman. The red costume, however, suggests that he may have been Genoese and have held office in the government of that Republic. Sustermans worked in Genoa in 1649.

Key facts

Artist dates
1597 - 1681
Full title
Portrait of a Man
Date made
probably 1649
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
120 x 93.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by W.W. Aston, 1917, with a life interest to his widow; acquired, 1919
Inventory number
Location in Gallery