TIZIANO Vecellio
(b. 1490, Pieve di Cadore, d. 1576, Venezia)

Head of a Man

c. 1509
Oil on canvas, 47 x 41 cm
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow

This fragment was part of the Christ and the Adulteress, as shown by an early copy of the painting. It represents the head of a man wearing highly fashionable striped hose.