Portrait Of A Young Man
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1930.187
People
Attributed to Altobello Melone, Italian ( c. 1480/5 - c. 1540)
Title
Portrait of a Young Man
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Portrait of a Young Man Holding a Letter
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1527-1528
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Lombardy, Cremona
Culture
Italian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
54 x 39.4 cm (21 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.)
frame: 79 x 63.5 cm (31 1/8 x 25 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Nettie G. Naumburg
Accession Year
1930
Object Number
1930.187
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), pp. 120, 328, repr. b/w cat. no. 666

Exhibition History

Landmarks of World Art and Architecture, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2012 - 01/19/2013

Verification Level

2 - Adequate. Object is adequately described but information may not be vetted