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The Prodigal Son Squandering His Inheritance

L'Enfant prodigue dissipe son bien

1635
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 56; Lieure 1407, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.8 x 8.8 cm (2 11/16 x 3 7/16 in.) Platemark: 6.1 x 8 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.987.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Norton Bullard, Boston (1853-1931); his gift to the MFA April 1, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard