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Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple
  • Marcantonio Raimondi, artist
    circa 1470/1482–1527/1534
    born: Argini, near Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy)
    Albrecht Dürer
    1471–1528
    born: Nuremburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple, 1506
  • Life of the Virgin
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 292 x 216 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0050.05
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There is a group of male and female figures on the right side, who are standing in front of an archway that looks out onto a landscape. There is a child running up a staircase in the center of the image. There are a group of priests standing on the left side, at the top of the stairs. There is a group of merchants standing on the left side. There are dead(?) animals laying on the ground in the lower left corner. There is a soldier standing over the archway.