This ceremonial portrait was painted after the coronation of John III Sobieski in 1676, which is emphasized by the crown placed next to the king.
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Title: Portrait of John III Sobieski
Date Created: 1676
Technique: oil on canvas
Provenance: From 1913 the portrait belonged to the collection of the Tyszkiewicz family in Czerwony Dwór near Kaunas; afterwards it was transported to Warsaw and after the 2nd World War in 1949 donated by Benedykt Tyszkiewicz to the Wilanów gallery.
Physical Dimensions: w1130 x h1620 mm
Painter: Jan Tricius
Original Title: Portret Jana III Sobieskiego
Description: Signature of the painter at the bottom left corner: 'Jan Tricius pinxit AD 1676' was probably transposed in the 19th century.