A man holding an armless statuette by Unknown Artist

A long bust in a painted oval, turned quarter right, looking at the spectator.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76 x 64 cm
Acquired in:
1929
Presented by:
F D Lycett Green through The Art Fund

The left hand is visible, holding a small, armless statue resembling in attitude the Borghese 'Gladiator'. Originally attributed to Bernardo Strozzi when acquired.

Venue details

National Gallery Trafalgar Square, LONDON London WC2N 5DN 020 7747 2885 www.nationalgallery.org.uk

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