Orpheus late 1590s?
school of Michelangelo Caravaggio (1571-1610), Italy
Dramatic art - amazing use of light!
The vivaciousness is beguiling, but the fact that he seems to be drawing his bow on the wrong side of the bridge necessarily invites doubt about the accuracy of the details! The violin on the chest position resonates nonetheless with many other early 16th century Italian pictures.