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The Meeting of Joachim and Anne at the Golden Gate
  • 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
  • The Meeting of Joachim and Anne at the Golden Gate, 1506
  • Life of the Virgin
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 296 x 212 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 5/8 x 8 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0050.03
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Description
Label Text

Scene as viewed through an archway that opens to a courtyard. A man and woman embrace on the right side (identified as Joachim and Anne). On the left is a group men. In the background are trees and a mountain with a castle on top.