Olga's Gallery

Albrecht Dürer


Portrait of Jakob Muffel.

1526. Oil on panel. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Gemaldegalerie, Berlin, Germany. Read Note.

Albrecht Durer. Portrait of Jakob Muffel.

Jakob Muffel (1471-1526) was a leading figure in Nuremberg's government and friend to Durer. This painting is inscribed "effigies", meaning that it was completed (if not begun) after Muffel's death