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The Return of the Prodigal Son

late 16th–late 17th century
Unidentified artist


Dimensions

Sheet: 3.3 × 3.5 cm (1 5/16 × 1 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4822

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund