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Head of a Man

Head of a Man - men's portraits 16th century
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c. 1509

Oil on canvas,

47 x 41 cm

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow



Submitted by: Ilona

Published: 03.06.2014



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User   User Rating: 389  May 10, 2019 [!]


The author called the painting "The Head of a Man", as if it did not deserve to be called a portrait. But this is a real portrait, it is not just a head, it is a face, even a look that immediately attracts attention, does not allow tearing it away. The author showed the viewer only a part of the heros face, not even very clearly written. But it turned out so expressive, deep, intense. A man looks somewhere far into the distance, through and over, and this as lifts him above everything else, expands [Expand]

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