Olga's Gallery

Vittore Carpaccio

Young Knight.

1510. 218 x 151 cm. canvas. Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Madrid, Spain. Read Note.

Vittore Carpaccio. Young Knight.

Young Knight. The heraldic devices and other details have suggested the highly plausible theory that the figure portrayed is the twenty-year-old Francesco Maria della Rovere, the future Duke of Urbino.