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The Ruin of the Prodigal Son

Inscription

Recto, bottom right, in pen and brown ink, the number "4"

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, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, 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

L'Enfant prodigue est ruiné

1635

Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 57; Lieure 1408, ii/iii (the number "4" is in pen and ink)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

P19405.5

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