Magdalene of Limoux

Mary Magdalene, 17th century painting from LimouxThis 17th century painting of Mary Magdalene was found in a private, house in Limoux. It depicts her with her eyes closed, leaning on a skull covered in a bright red mantle. Besides her stands something that looks like the Grail or an urn with a bearded head depicted on it. Based on, the view, French researchers concluded this scene depicts an actual grotto in Mount Cardou.

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