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Watson and the Shark John Singleton Copley
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Watson and the Shark (46.310) — John Singleton Copley

MARTHA AND MARY MAGDALENE
MARTHA AND MARY MAGDALENE

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

MARTHA AND MARY MAGDALENE

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio(Italian, 1571 - 1610)

Date
c. 1598
Medium
Oil and tempera on canvas
Dimensions
Framed: 51 x 64 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (129.5 x 164.5 x 9.5 cm) 100 x 134.5 cm
Department
European Painting
Classification
Paintings
Credit
Gift of the Kresge Foundation and Mrs. Edsel B. Ford
Accession No.
73.268
Provenance
Arezzo, Collection Panzani Family; Legally exported through the dogana in Milan in 1897; Collection Indalecio Gómez, Argentine Ambassador to Berlin (acquired in Paris between 1904-1909); Salta Province and subsequently Buenos Aires, Argentina, by descent, Collection Carlos Gómez de Alzaga, grandson of Indalecio (1973); London, auction, Ambassador Carlos Gómez de Alzaga [Christie's] 25 June 1971, lot 21 (bought in); Sold by owner, C. Gómez de Alzaga, to the DIA in 1973 (through David Carritt).
Keywords
canvas, oil, paint, paint, religion, tempera, christian
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