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The Prodigal Son as a Swineherd

Inscription

Recto, bottom left and bottom right, in pen and brown ink, the numbers "6"

Marks

Verso, upper right-center, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); 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)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

L'Enfant prodigue garde des pourceaux

1635

Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 58; Lieure 1409, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.2 x 8.3 cm (2 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P19405.6

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