Olga's Gallery

Albrecht Dürer


Portrait of Bernard von Reesen.

1521. Oil on panel. Alte Meister Gallerie, Dresden, Germany. Read Note.

Albrecht Durer. Portrait of Bernard von Reesen.

Bernhard von Reesen (1491-1521), a Danzig merchant whose family had important business links with Antwerp, died from the plague just a few months later after the portrait was finished