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List of famous Mary Magdalene art, listed alphabetically with pictures of the artwork when available. This list includes examples of historic Mary Magdalene paintings, sculptures and any other forms of art. These are all popular Mary Magdalene works by famous or notable artists, so you'll most likely recognize the majority of artists on this list. Though the years Mary Magdalene has been a reoccurring subject in the world of art, drawing inspiration from renowned artists all around the world If any amazing Mary Magdalene art pieces are missing, feel free to add them below.

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Madonna and Child with saints ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Mary Magdalene Art
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The Madonna and Child with saints polyptych is a five piece Madonna polyptych by Italian Renaissance artist Duccio di Buoninsegna, also referred to as Polyptych no. 47 by Ducio. The bright colors and gold used in the work reflect Duccio's usual style. Above the Madonna, Child and four saints, the polyptych depicts ten patriarchs and prophets.Christ is at the apex of the polyptych and is flanked by four angels below him. The saints depicted are Agnes, John the Evangelist, John the Baptist, and Mary Magdalene. It was painted between 1311 and 1318, and is located at the Pinacoteca Nazionale in Siena, Italy. ...more

Artist: Duccio

Subject: Madonna, Mary Magdalene, John the Baptist, Agnes of Rome, Jesus Christ, + more

Art Form: Painting

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Magdalen with the Smoking Flam... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Mary Magdalene Art
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Magdalen with the Smoking Flame


Magdalen with the Smoking Flame (c. 1640) is a painting by French artist Georges de La Tour. ...more

Artist: Georges de La Tour

Subject: Mary Magdalene

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Baroque

Mary Magdalen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Mary Magdalene Art
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Mary Magdalen


Mary Magdalen (c. 1660-1670) is a painting by Italian artist Carlo Dolci. ...more

Artist: Carlo Dolci

Subject: Mary Magdalene

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Baroque

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Mary Magdalene


Mary Magdalene is a Pre-Raphaelite painting by Frederick Sandys. Mary Magdalene was the only character from the Bible that Sandys ever painted. Having sharp features reminiscent of Lizzie Siddal, Mary is depicted in front of a patterned forest-green damask. She holds an alabaster ointment cup, a traditional attribute which associates her with the anonymous sinful woman who anointed Jesus' feet in Luke 7:37. Like other Pre-Raphaelite painters, Frederick Sandys gave Magdalene a sensual look. Dante Rossetti accused Sandys of plagiarism, because of the resemblance to his Mary Magdalene Leaving the House of Feasting, but when Rossetti came to paint Magdalene some twenty years later, it was his ...more

Artist: Frederick Sandys

Subject: Mary Magdalene

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood