Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • 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
  • Visitation, 1506
  • Life of the Virgin
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 302 x 216 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 7/8 x 8 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0050.08
Label Text

Two women meet and embrace in the center foreground, while three other women look on from the right. There is a man in the doorway at left, with a hat in hands. There are castles and mountains in the background. In the lower left foreground is a lion-dog.