The Chapel of the Courtesan and the Quarrel of the Magdalens

Witcombe, Christopher L.C.E.
June 2002
Art Bulletin;Jun2002, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p273
Academic Journal
Examines the status of courtesans and the conservation position in the Quarrel of the Magdalens decorations for chapel in SS. Trinità dei Monte, Rome in Italy. Role of Mary Magdalene as a pertinent prostitute; Interpretation for conservation position in the Quarrel of the Magdalens; Painters of the altarpiece and frescoes in the chapel.


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