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The Prodigal Son Asking for Divine Mercy

L'Enfant prodigue implore la miséricorde divine

1635
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 59; Lieure 1410, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.7 x 9 cm (2 5/8 x 3 9/16 in.) Platemark: 6.1 x 8.2 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P19404.7

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund