DYCK, Sir Anthony van
(b. 1599, Antwerpen, d. 1641, London)
Portrait of a Genoese Nobleman1624
Oil on canvas, 131 x 101 cm
Liechtenstein Museum, Vienna
This portrait was painted during van Dyck's stay in Genoa where he became a successful portraitist. According to the inscription, the portrait shows a 32-year-old man. Titian's influence can be seen in the portrait.