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Marriage of the Virgin
  • 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
  • Marriage of the Virgin, 1506
  • Life of the Virgin
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 294 x 213 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 9/16 x 8 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0050.06
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Description
Label Text

There is a group of people standing in front of an archway. There is a priest figure in the center of the image. There is a male figure (identified as Joseph) standing to the left of the priest and a female figure (identified as Mary) standing to the right. The male and female are holding hands and the priest is holding the arm of the female figure.