(Italy 1522 – 18 Aug 1591)
42.7 x 33.5 cm stretcher; 66.5 x 57.2 x 6.0 cm frame
Lady Binning (England, d.1952), 1909-24 Feb 1911, England, Gift of Lady Binning 1911
George Salting (Australia; England, b.1835, d.1909), pre 1909, London/England, by descent from George Salting to his niece Katherine Augusta Milicent Salting (only child of George Salting's brother William Severin Salting) who married George Baillie-Hamilton, Lord Binning (1856-1917).
Agnew's, London, Catalogue of the collection of pictures and drawings of the late Mr George Salting, London, 1910. cat.no. 149. Listed as `Roman School - Mary Magdalen'.
Terry Ingram, The Australian Financial Review, 'Salting the wound: UK rejection leads to local hanging', pg.22, Sydney, 14 Sep 2006, 22 (illus.).
Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, 72 (illus.). cat.no. 208