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Father Time
  • Marcantonio Raimondi, artist
    circa 1470 or 1482–1534
    born: Argini, near Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy)
    born: Urbino, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Rome, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; active: Italy
  • Father Time, late 1400s–early 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 74 x 54 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 2 7/8 x 2 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0138

A winged, male figure (identified as Father Time) using a crutch and a cane, stands at left. There is a young, nude child playing with a pan on the ground in the lower right corner.