The Penitent Magdalene
The Penitent Magdalene (Maddalen Penitente)
Original Artist: Antonio Canova
Conceived by: Cristina De Leoni
Studio: Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli
Materials: Marble, Stone, Cooked limestone.
Height (cm): 123
Width (cm): 107
Depth (cm): 3.5
Weight (kg): 60
Maddalena Penitente (The Penitent Magdalene).
This striking mosaic artwork is a tribute to Antonio Canova.
The original work is a marble sculpture with an approximate height of 90 cm. It was produced by the Venetian sculptor Antonio Canova and dated somewhere between 1793 and 1796.
The original is housed at the Palazzo Doria-Tursi in the Galleria di Palazzo Bianco in Genova.
This alluring mosaic artwork is sure to be a standout feature in any home, business or religious house.