Oil Portrait Ethnicity

Discussion in 'Art' started by kardinalisimo, May 18, 2019.

  1. kardinalisimo

    kardinalisimo Well-Known Member

    F3116685-CE27-4439-89F5-0C7F46B7B39C.jpeg 4E528F71-7B00-4FFD-B314-5A3225252D5D.jpeg F5193615-A4B0-445E-883F-CFB2AAEFF48D.jpeg A04C9047-76F7-4C25-B4ED-A1ABD0AEE9C6.jpeg B9AD32F0-0239-4931-AD12-60B141CC418B.jpeg Can’t find a signature and does not appear to be very old. The depicted figure, Italian?
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  2. Debora

    Debora Well-Known Member

    No, not old. And amatuer effort. Think he's meant to be an Italian Renaissance figure. Here's a portrait by Bellini that features a similar cap.


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  3. Aquitaine

    Aquitaine Is What It IS!!!

    The canvas is STAPLED??? Oh my.......
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  4. silverthwait

    silverthwait Well-Known Member

    There's another portrait, somewhere, that is even more like the OP's. But the OP's is less like the original!
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  5. Debora

    Debora Well-Known Member

    Man with Lute, not an uncommon subject.

  6. Jivvy

    Jivvy the research is my favorite

    Pouty Man with Lute, also not uncommon.
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  7. Any Jewelry

    Any Jewelry Well-Known Member

    Though not as common as Pouty Man without Lute.
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  8. Jivvy

    Jivvy the research is my favorite

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