Artist: Jacopo Tintoretto (Jacopo Robusti) (Italian, Venice 1519–1594 Venice)
Date: ca. 1540
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 44 3/8 x 35 in. (112.7 x 88.9 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.12
This subtle portrait of an unknown Venetian gentleman with piercing blue eyes was probably painted about 1560 and can be compared with the artist’s finest likenesses of that decade.