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La Madeleine au Desert (Mary Magdalen in the Desert)...seventeenth plate in the book... Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
La Madeleine au Desert (Mary Magdalen in the Desert)...seventeenth plate in the book... Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
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17th–18th century
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Not on display
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Engraving And Etching
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50.1 x 35.6 cm (image)
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Europe
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A loosely clad bare breasted young woman at a rude rock altar...crucifix,book and skull...turns to listen to the instructions of the putti above her...