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Saint Mary Magdalen surrounded by Angels

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Terracotta; figure in a mandorla, surrounded by nine cherubs on clouds; formerly mounted on a rectangular piece of wood.

Provenance

By 1895, Mrs. C.C. Perkins, Boston; 1895, gift of Mrs. C.C. Perkins to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1895)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. C. Perkins

Ecstacy of Saint Mary Magdalen

Italian (Florence), Renaissance, about 1480–1500

Object Place

Florence, Italy

Dimensions

64.5 x 40 cm (25 3/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1377

Medium or Technique

Terracotta with traces of polychromy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture