Remarks The visit to the wet nurse was a popular theme for Marten van Cleve and his contemporaries. Van Cleve painted this subject in multiple variations.
Literature "Marten van Cleve 1524-1581. Kritischer Katalog der Gemälde und Zeichnungen" Klaus Ertz & Christa Nitze-Ertz, Luca Verlag, Lingen 2014, cf. cat. nr. 119 reprod. of a similar representation, property of the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Orléans