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Departure of the Prodigal Son, Third Plate

A work made of etching and drypoint on light blue laid paper.

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  • A work made of etching and drypoint on light blue laid paper.

Date:

1912–13

Artist:

Jean Louis Forain
French, 1852-1931

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Louis Forain

Title

Departure of the Prodigal Son, Third Plate

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1912–1913

Medium

Etching and drypoint on light blue laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 18.5 × 26.3 cm (7 5/16 × 10 3/8 in.); Sheet: 29.5 × 43.3 cm (11 5/8 × 17 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Frank B. Hubachek

Reference Number

1947.723

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