Portrait of a Youth by Andrea del Sarto

In this bust portrait, the sitter is turned slightly towards the left of the painting.

Details

Medium:
Oil on wood; ;
Dimensions:
49.7 x 38.1 cm
Acquired in:
1955
Presented by:
F D Lycett Green through The Art Fund

The cap that he wears has been slightly obscured by the varnish. This painting was part of a collection of 117 works belonging to the industrialist and engineer F.D. Lycett Green and bequeathed to York through the Art Fund, in 1955, in recognition of the remarkable efforts made after the Second World War by its curator to transform it into a gallery of international importance.

Provenance

Lord Rothermere; F.D. Lycett Green.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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