German: Artist Unknown
Late Eighteenth Century German Lady,
Depicted as "The Penitent Mary Magdalene"
2 9/16 inches diameter (sight)
watercolor on ivory; housed in a gilt metal surround that was likely originally affixed within an ebonized wood frame
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