‘Dürer was here’: a possible new portrait by the German master to feature in upcoming exhibition

When a “grimy picture of a man” appeared in a local auction in Scotland in 1983, art collector Sebastian Thewes was convinced he was looking at an important sixteenth-century painting. He purchased the painting, for the meagre sum of £1,000. Now, after nearly forty years of research, answers might finally emerge regarding the attribution of the portrait.

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