Bust length portrait with the artist turning slightly to look out at the viewer.
Portrait of Nicolas Poussin by Gianlorenzo Bernini, 16251628
© York Art Gallery
- Oil on canvas laid on wood
- 55 x 46 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £115,000 ( Total: £510,000; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- Simon Dickinson Ltd
He wears a hat and a white collar and dark coat. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.
Sir Thomas Worsley, Hovingham Hall, Yorkshire, c1770; thence by direct descent to William Worsley, present owner