French 16th Century
Portrait of a Member of the Quaratesi Family
oil on panel
103.5 x 87 cm (40 3/4 x 34 1/4 in)
(Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Florence); purchased September 1931 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York;  Mrs. Rush H. Kress, New York; partial and promised gift 1991 to NGA.  Lisa Ackerman, Samuel H. Kress Foundation, letter to John Oliver Hand, 8 January 1997; the letter and a copy of the bill of sale dated 13 September 1931, in which the painting is identified as Portrait of a Man by Antonis Mor (or Antonio Moro), are in NGA curatorial files.