Mary Magdalene Anointing Christ's Feet

Jean-Michel Liotard, Swiss, 1702 - 1797
after Sebastiano Ricci, Italian, 1659 - 1734



Engraving on laid paper

Plate: 21 1/8 × 34 3/16 in. (53.7 × 86.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977



Place Made: Switzerland, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower margin: Sebastianus Ricci pinxit. J.M. Liotard sculpsit. / MARIA CHRISTUM Ungit. / Maria ergo accepit libram unguenti nardi pistici pretiosi, et unxit pedes Jesu, et extersit pedes ejus capillis suis. Joh. Cap. XII.V: III./ ex Archetypo VENETISS in domo JOSEPHI SMITH, alt: ped: Venet. 9 unc: 6 lat: ped: 18 unc: 4. Watermark: indiscernible

Exhibition History

A Decade of Collecting, 1985-1995: Old Master and Nineteenth Century European Prints from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 9, 1995-February 4, 1996, no. 60.

Publication History

Richard Rand, "A Decade of Collecting, 1985-1995: Old Master and Nineteenth-Century European Prints", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1995, no. 60.

Catalogue Raisonne

Le Blanc 11

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