Cranach - The Magdalen seated before a tree
The Magdalen seated before a tree
Lucas Cranach the Elder
Private Collection
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Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberPRIVATE_NONE-P119
Persistent Linkhttp://lucascranach.org/PRIVATE_NONE-P119
FR (1978) No.FR157
Title:
The Magdalen seated before a tree[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Attribution:
Lucas Cranach the Elder [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Dating:
about 1525[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerPrivate Collection
RepositoryPrivate Collection
Location
Dimensions:
Dimensions of support: 40 x 26 cm [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Support:
Painting on lime wood [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Signature / Date:
None [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Description:
The saint is shown as a full-length seated figure, sumptuously dressed and holding an ointment jar in her hands. In the background the image shows the saint, who had spent many years of penance in the wilderness, being carried up to heaven by angels. [cda 2016]
Provenance:
- 1932 Basel, A. le Grand Collection
[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 157]
Exhibitions:
Basel 1928, No. 9
Sources / Publications:
Reference on PageCatalogue NumberFigure/Plate
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979102157157
Exhib. Cat. Basel 1974541
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1932134
Exhib. Cat. Basel 19289