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    Sale 5311

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    After Ambrosius Benson

    The Penitent Magdalen

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    After Ambrosius Benson
    The Penitent Magdalen
    oil on canvas
    44¾ x 42¼ in. (113.7 x 107.4 cm.)


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    The original is in the Royal Collection, Hampton Court, which is known to have been part of the collection of King Henry VIII, and thought to have been painted circa 1530.

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