European Painting before 1900, Johnson Collection
Portrait of a Man Praying [possibly Ludovico Portinari]
Right panel from a votive diptych; the companion panel is in the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1943.97)Made in Netherlands (historical name, 15th-16th century), Europe
Master of the Legend of Saint Ursula, Netherlandish (active Bruges), active c. 1470 - c. 1500
Oil on panel
Currently not on view
Cat. 327John G. Johnson Collection, 1917
LabelA coat of arms on the back of this painting identifies the sitter as Ludovico Portinari. The Portinari family, which administered the Bruges office of the Medici banks, were important patrons of Flemish art.