TINTORETTO
(b. 1518, Venezia, d. 1594, Venezia)

Self-Portrait with a Book

c. 1585
Oil on canvas, 73 x 58 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

The book Tintoretto holds recalls that he was a member of a Venetian literary academy; he would join a second one in the 1590s.




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