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A Magdalen Penitent, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Ribera (copy after)
Medium:
Oil/canvas
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 39 (Sale info: To Be Auctioned).
Sitting, her hair dishevelled--her eyes looking up to Heaven, a book in her right hand, and the left resting on a skull. A three fourths length, of full size, on canvas, copied from Joseph de Ribera, called Espagnolet. Purchased from St. Severin's collection, Catalogue No. 59. [P. 6.]
Catalogue of Valuable Oil Paintings, many of them by the Old Masters, and all Choice Pictures, being the Collection of the late President Jefferson. To be sold at auction, on Friday, July 19, at Mr. Harding's Gallery, School St. Sale to Commence at 10 o'clock. J.L. Cunningham, Auctioneer. This catalogue admits the purchaser to the Exhibition and Sale. (Price 12 1/2 Cents.) J.E. Winckley & Co., Printers, No. 14 Water Street.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Mary Magdalen
Religion--Prayer
Control number:
AECI 00020029
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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