Jacopo Bassano's 'Portrait of a military commander' on loan to Civici Musei of Bassano del Grappa, Italy
Robilant+Voena has loaned Portrait of a military commander, three-quarter length, in armour, wearing a broadsword and holding a partigiana, oil on canvas, 110 x 83.8 cm and dated ca. 1560, to the Civici Musei of Bassano del Grappa.
This will be exhibited in the 'Sala dei Bassano' from 19 January 2016 until 31 January 2017 amongst 27 further masterpieces realised by the Bassano family.
To quote the Civici Musei: "‘The Great Warrior’ will make his triumphant entry to the Civic Museum of Bassano del Grappa as the new protagonist of the already magnificent Hall of Bassano, which includes 27 masterpieces realised by the great family of artists. It will be an extraordinary surprise for the public and the experts."