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The Visitation, 1682

  • etching, paper
  • 465 x 259 mm
  • Inv. 2015-JN-21

Public Domain

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The Virgin Mary and her cousin Elisabeth, both newly pregnant, meet on a staircase near a city gate. The print is part of a series of 53 prints after paintings by Titian and Veronese.


Valentin Lefèbvre RKD
Brussels ca. 1637 - Venice 1677

Paolo Veronese RKD
Verona 1528 - Venice 1588

Jacobus van Campen RKD
Venice ca. 1680 - 1700

Title The Visitation
Date 1682
Period 17th century
Medium and support etching AAT
Collection print room
Object type etching AAT
reproductive prints AAT
Inventory number 2015-JN-21
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015571 cityscapes (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11F the Virgin Mary Iconclass
11HH(ELISABETH) Elisabeth, mother of John the Baptist; possible attributes: John the Baptist as child Iconclass
25I city-view, and landscape with man-made constructions Iconclass
25I12 prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city Iconclass
25I1461 city-gate Iconclass
41A1 civic architecture; edifices; dwellings Iconclass
41A14 urban housing Iconclass
41A34 staircase Iconclass
41A34(+0) staircase (+ variant) Iconclass
42A12 pregnant woman Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
73A6 Visitation (possibly Joseph and/or Zacharias present) (Luke 1:39-56) Iconclass
73A622 Mary and Elisabeth, both pregnant, embracing Iconclass
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