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The Prodigal Son Leaving Home

Inscription

Recto, bottom right, in pen and brown ink, the number "2"

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Les Adieux

1635

Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 55; Lieure 1406, ii/iii (the number "2" is in pen and ink)

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.1 x 8.3 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.)(with thread margin on the left, trimmed slightly within the platemark at the bottom, and trimmed on the platemark at the top and right)

Accession Number

P19405.3

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