(b. 1471, Nürnberg, d. 1528, Nürnberg)
St Anne with the Virgin and Child (detail)1519
Oil and tempera on canvas, transferred from panel
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Some portrait sketches of Agnes Dürer at a young age exist. In later years, Dürer only painted her once in the form of St Anne, a work preceded by several preliminary studies.