Mary Magdalen (after Francesco Albani)
Art / Miniatures
1800 - 1899
Enamel, cardboard, shagreen and velvet
136 x 112 mmOrder this image
Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Miniature, enamel, Mary Magdalen (after Francesco Albani), Italian School, 19th century. Half-length, turned to the left, head turned up to right and gazing upwards with hands clasped on a vase (?). Wearing blue velvet wrap. In a maroon shagreen covered case with red velvet lining.
Attingham collection; bequeathed to the National Trust with the estate, house and contents of Attingham by Thomas Henry Noel-Hill, 8th Baron Berwick (1877-1947) on 15th May 1953.
Marks and inscriptions
Copy of a Magdalen from Albano, Naples. Given to me by Miss..... after the Death of Lady Berwick.... (hand written note)
Makers and roles
Italian School, artist Francesco Albani (Bologna 1578 - Bologna 1660), artist