Guido Reni (1575-1642)

Artist Name Guido Reni (1575-1642)
Title Portrait of Mary Magdalene
Description This is a superb Italian Old Master portrait oil painting attributed to circle of Guido Reni. It is a half length portrait of the penitent Mary Magdalene, with eyes cast to the heavens and hands clasped across her chest. A fascinating Old Master painting with lovely details in the hands and face.
Provenance Lincolnshire estate.
Medium Oil on Canvas
Size 25 x 30 inches
Frame Housed in an ornate gilt frame, 37 inches by 32 inches and in good condition.
Condition Consumate with age.
Biography Guido Reni was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, although his works showed a classical manner, similar to Simon Vouet, Nicholas Poussin and Philippe de Champaigne. He painted primarily religious works, but also mythological and allegorical subjects.
Price £3400
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