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Adoration of the Shepherds
  • Marcantonio Raimondi, artist
    circa 1470 or 1482–1534
    born: Argini, near Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy)
    Albrecht Dürer
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Adoration of the Shepherds, 1506
  • Life of the Virgin
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 294 x 211 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 9/16 x 8 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0050.09
Label Text

A nativity scene in a dilapidated structure. There are angels and a female figure huddled around a baby inside the structure. There is a man standing outside of the building on the left. The roof of the structure has several holes. There is a group of angels in the upper left corner.