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Portrait of a Young Man
Wolfgang Heimbach

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 Wolfgang Heimbach
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 Not on display
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