Bernardino Luini

The Magdalen



Bernardino Luini - The Magdalen

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 282


Provenance

Federico Borromeo (1564-1631), by 1607
Biblioteca and Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, Milan, until 1796
Lucien Bonaparte (died 1840), Prince de Canino, Paris and Rome, by 1812
Exhibited for private sale of Lucian Bonaparte collection, London, 6 February 1815, nr. 23, as by Leonardo
Bonaparte sale, Stanley, London, 15 May 1816, nr. 165, as by Leonardo
Henry Petty-FitzMaurice, 4th Marquess of Lansdowne (1816-1866), Bowood Hall, Wiltshire, by 1844
by inheritance to Henry Charles Keith Petty-FitzMaurice (1845-1927), 5th Marquess of Landsdowne, Bowood Hall
by inheritance to Henry William Edmund Petty-FitzMaurice (1872-1936), 6th Marquess of Landsdowne, Bowood Hall
acquired 25 April 1952 by Thomas Agnew and Sons, London
sold 29 April 1952 to Rudolf Heinemann, New York
on joint account 1952 with M. Knoedler and Co., London and New York
sold 1957 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1961 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1961.9.56

Other works by Bernardino Luini


Bernardino Luini Venus
Venus
c. 1530

Ascribed to Bernardino Luini The Virgin and Child with a Columbine
The Virgin and Child with a Columbine

Bernardino Luini The Virgin and Child in a Landscape
The Virgin and Child in a Landscape

Bernardino Luini Procris Pierced by Cephalus' Javelin
Procris Pierced by Cephalus' Javelin
c. 1522/23

Bernardino Luini
The Magdalen
c. 1525
58.8 x 47.8 cm
Oil on wood
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection