Portrait Of A Stylish Italian Gentleman

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An early 20th-century portrait of a young Italian gentleman wearing a stylish loose-fitting ‘sack suit’. In around 1910, when this portrait was created, gentleman often wore long baggy suit jackets with broad lapels. These could be either single or double-breasted, with the latter being the right choice for a slender figure. 

Moustaches were also all the rage.

Medium
Oil on canvas
Size including frame
17¼” x 13¼” / 44cm x 34cm x 3cm
Year of creation
c. 1910
Condition
In reasonable condition aside from some paint losses in the bottom left. Frame with various scuffs and losses.