UNKNOWN MASTER, Flemish
(active 1440s)

Marco Barbarigo

1449-50
Oil on oak panel, 24 x 16 cm
National Gallery, London

This painting by a follower of Jan van Eyck portrays the future Venetian doge Marco Barbarigo (c. 1413 - 1486), son of Francesco Barbarigo, Procurator of San Marco. It was painted when the sitter was acting as Venetian consul to the English court.




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