Portrait of a Man

Attributed to Leandro Bassano (Italian, 1557-1622)

Currently on View in C205
Image Licensing

(Jakob M. Heimann [1881-1960], Milan, Italy, later New York, New York), by 1939; {1} Acquired by Dr. George Henry Alexander Clowes, Indianapolis, Indiana, as Titian in a partial purchase, partial trade, in 1939; Clowes Fund Collection, Indianapolis, 1958--present; on long-term loan to the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Courtesy of the Clowes Fund, since 1971 (C10075); given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2016.

{1} A photograph of this painting, on whose verso is written an expertise by Lionello Venturi, dated 5 June 1939, subscribing the painting to Titian’s late period, also bears a sticker: “Jakob Heimann, Milano, Via Serbelloni 13.” See IMA, Clowes Archive.

Object Information

Attributed to Leandro Bassano (Italian, 1557-1622)
creation date
about 1590-1600
oil on canvas
29-1/2 x 23 in. (canvas)
41 x 31-1/4 in. (framed)
accession number
credit line
The Clowes Collection
Public Domain
European Painting and Sculpture Before 1800

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