Description Ferdinando II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, (1610–1670), Grand Duke of Tuscany 1621–1670, presided over a period of great decline in the fortunes ofthe Medici family and of Tuscany.. Sustermans was a Medici court portraitist but the portraits of Ferdinand and his wife appear to be workshop pieces, of the type commonly produced to fill the wide demand for portraits of the ruling family.
|1/04/1972||Treatment||coated; inpainted; varnish removed or reduced; x-ray|
|9/20/1991||Examination||examined for condition|
Provenance Don Marcello Massarenti Collection, Rome [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters with the Massarenti Collection, 1902
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