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Return of the Prodigal Son

A work made of black chalk heightened with touches of white chalk on brown tinted laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk heightened with touches of white chalk on brown tinted laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Attributed to Alessandro Magnasco (Italian, 1667-1749)
or the style of Francesco Monti (Italian, 1685-1768)
after Corrado Giaquinto (Italian, 1693/99-1765)

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Artist

Alessandro Magnasco

Title

Return of the Prodigal Son

Origin

Italy

Date

Artist's working dates 1687–1749

Medium

Black chalk heightened with touches of white chalk on brown tinted laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

165 × 230 mm

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

1922.702A

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