The Dead Christ with Mary Magdalen and Mourning Angels

Oil on paper laid down on panel | 28 x 43cm | about 1616-1618

Giulio Cesare Procaccini

The prominent inclusion of the red-cloaked Mary Magdalen is unusual in a painting of this subject. This vibrant oil sketch is preparatory for Procaccini's large canvas now in the sacristy of the Franciscan church of Sant'Angelo in Milan. It originall...
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