John Tuohy's Art for the Blog of It
An Old Man and his Grandson Circa 1490 by Domenico Ghirlandaio. Tempera on panel, 62.7 cm x 46.3 cm. Louvre, Paris.
The deformity of the man's nose is evidence of rhinophyma, a large, bulbous, ruddy nose caused by granulomatous infiltration, commonly due to untreated rosacea.
Supposed self-portrait, from Adoration of the Magi, 1488
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