St. Mary Magdalene in the Wilderness, number 29 of 40, from the album Schola Italica Picturea (Italian School of Painting)

Domenico Cunego, Italian, 1727 - 1803
Gavin Hamilton, Scottish, 1723 - 1798
after Annibale Carracci, Italian, 1560 - 1609


1770; published 1800

Engraving on wove paper

2nd edition, 1800 (1st edition, 1773)

Sheet: 25 × 17 in. (63.5 × 43.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Gavin Hamilton, Rome


Place Made: Italy, Europe



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Research Area


Not on view


Numbered, upper right, in plate: 29; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Annibale Caracci pinxit; lower center: S. Maria Magdalene / Haec Christi amore saucia, Ut perditis succurreret, Stupenda poenitentiae Exempla Mundo praebuit / E Tabula Romae Burghesianis in Aedibus asservata; lower right: Dom. Cunego sculpsit Romae 1772.


Grosvenor Prints, London, England; sold to present collection, 2009.

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