La Magdaleine aux pieds de nostre Seigneur.
engraving on hand laid (verge type) paper.
Sheet size: 18 x 13,8 cm. Image size: 26 x 23 cm.
Plate 28 from: ‘Histoire de la vie de nostre Sauveur Jesus Christ.’ first published in c.1650. This plate from a 1693 ed.
Made by Michael Natalis after an anonymous artist. Michael / Michel Natalis (1610-1668) was a Belgian engraver from Liege. Michael Natalis was a pupil of his father, Henri Noël, and of Charles de Mallery. He worked in Liege, Paris and Rome, where his benefactor was Sandrart.
Condition: Good, given age. Light soiling. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: MARY MAGDALENE WASHING CHRIST’S FEET