Il Magnifico

Lorenzo dei Medici seated in a chair with a black and white cat
36" ×
36"
Oil on Canvas
unavailable

This painting uses a profile view of Verrocchio’s bust of Lorenzo. I decided to seat Lorenzo and keep the composition simple. The Medici palle are featured on the chair along with the fleur-de-lis symbol of Florence. I borrowed and modified a design of Jan Van Eyck’s to use on Lorenzo’s sleeve.

Represented by
Jane Hamilton Fine Art

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