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MARTHA AND MARY MAGDALENE
Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio(Italian, 1571 - 1610)
- c. 1598
- Oil and tempera on canvas
- 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
- European Painting
- Gift of the Kresge Foundation and Mrs. Edsel B. Ford
- Accession No.
- Arezzo, Collection Panzani Family; Legally exported through the dogana in Milan in 1897; Collection Indalecio GÃ³mez, Argentine Ambassador to Berlin (acquired in Paris between 1904-1909); Salta Province and subsequently Buenos Aires, Argentina, by descent, Collection Carlos GÃ³mez de Alzaga, grandson of Indalecio (1973); London, auction, Ambassador Carlos GÃ³mez de Alzaga [Christie's] 25 June 1971, lot 21 (bought in); Sold by owner, C. GÃ³mez de Alzaga, to the DIA in 1973 (through David Carritt).
- canvas, oil, paint, paint, religion, tempera, christian
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