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Return of the Prodigal Son

A work made of pen and iron gall ink on tan laid paper, laid down on brown laid card.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pen and iron gall ink on tan laid paper, laid down on brown laid card.

Date:

1600s

Artist:

Unknown Artist (North Italian, 1500-1599)
possibly Giuseppe Caletti (Italian, c. 1600 - c. 1660)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Unknown Northern Italian

Title

Return of the Prodigal Son

Place

Northern Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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c. 1620–1660

Medium

Pen and iron gall ink on tan laid paper, laid down on brown laid card

Dimensions

25.6 × 18.9 cm (10 1/8 × 7 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.63

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