Georges de la Tour

The Penitent Magdalen



Georges de la Tour - The Penitent Magdalen

Literature

Everett Fahy (ed.), The Wrightsman pictures, New York; New Haven, 2005, nr. 41


Provenance

private collection, bordering the Lorraine, France, by at least 1890
moved by son to the Côte d'Or in 1920, where it remained until 1963, sold to Heim
with Galerie Heim, Paris, 1963, sold to Wrightsman
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, New York, 1963–78

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1978.517

Other works by Georges de La Tour


Georges de La Tour The Hurdy-Gurdy Player
The Hurdy-Gurdy Player
17th century

Georges de la Tour Peasants eating
Peasants eating

Georges de la Tour The Fortune-Teller
The Fortune-Teller
probably 1630s

Georges de La Tour Blind Musician
Blind Musician

Georges de la Tour
The Penitent Magdalen
c. 1640
133.4 x 102.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1978