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European Art
Artist: Master of Saints Cosmas and Damian, Italian, Pisa, active Siena, 3rd quarter thirteenth century

Saint Mary Magdalen

ca. 1270

Tempera on panel

34.6 × 27.6 cm (13 5/8 × 10 7/8 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
On view
Italian, Tuscan
13th century

Paul Chalfin Collection, New York, until 1955; Professor George Weber, Jr., Rutgers University, New Jersey, until 1970.


Charles Seymour Jr., Early Italian Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery: A Catalogue by Charles Seymour, Jr. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970).

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 599–601.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.