Virgin of the Long Thigh; the Virgin reclining on the ground her left leg outstretched supporting the infant Christ who reaches across to the infant John the Baptist, Joseph seated at left, buildings in the background

Artist: Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Artist: After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Artist: or Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)
Publisher: Antonio Salamanca (Salamanca 1478–1562 Rome)
Date: ca. 1515–27
Medium: Engraving
Dimensions: Sheet (Trimmed): 15 9/16 × 10 3/4 in. (39.5 × 27.3 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number: 53.601.54

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