Portrait of Bernardo Davanzati Bostichi by Cristofano Allori

Portrait of Bernardo Davanzati Bostichi (1529-1606), an Italian man of letters, who translated Tacitus.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 36 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £250)
Acquired in:
1951
Vendor:
Roderic Thesiger

A contemporary inscription on the label formerly on the back states that this is the portrait mentioned by Baldinucci.

Provenance

(? )Eyre; Lord Nelson

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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