Portrait of a Man

This is not a self portrait as was once supposed. It has been suggested that the painting is the 'Portrait of a Gentleman' (M. le Texier) exhibited by Ducreux at the Royal Academy, London, in 1791.

Key facts

Artist dates
1735 - 1802
Full title
Portrait of a Man
Date made
possibly 1791
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
55.2 x 45.7 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1907
Inventory number
Location in Gallery