The Return of the Prodigal Son

Copied after Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 091 (copy)

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.5 x 13.8 cm (6 1/8 x 5 7/16 in.) Sheet: 16.6 x 15 cm (6 9/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.1183

Medium or Technique

Etching (copy)

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: August 14, 2012)

NOTES:
[1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund