Penitent Magdalene

Oil on canvas | 48.6 x 35.9cm | c. 1698

Michele Rocca (Italian (Emilian)

While contemplating the crucifix, Mary Magdalene clasps her hands in prayer and devoutly kneels with her eyes raised towards the heavens. The agitated drapery of her gown and the white light streaming into her tear-filled eyes convey a deeply emotion...
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