(b. 1503, Firenze, d. 1572, Firenze)

Portrait of a Young Girl with a Missal

Oil on wood, 58 x 46,5 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

In addition to work as official painter at the Medici Court, Bronzino also worked as a portrait painter for the families of the nobility and middle class. This portrait of an unidentified young girl with a Missal is an example of this activity.