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The Return of the Prodigal Son
The Return of the Prodigal Son
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1640
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink, And Brush And Brown Wash On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 142 x 180 mm (5 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Ex coll: Dr. CR Rudolf (L 28116); Sotheby Mak van Waay sale, Amsterdam, April 19, 1977, lot 105 as Samuel von Hoogstratten; David Tunick, Inc., N.Y.

Accession Number:
1977.2.6
Acquisition Date:
1977-12-31
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Elizabeth Ebert and Arthur W. Barney Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Aug 26 - Oct 23, 1977.
Masterworks from the AFGA, Feb 21 - May 3,1981.
Master Drawings from the AFGA, 3 August 1985 - 13 October 1985.
de Young, Rembrandt's Century, January 26 - June 2, 2013.
CPLH, European Drawings from the AFGA, 16 - 18th century, Feb 24 - June 3, 1979.
de Young, Rembrandt: Selected Prints and Drawings, 20 Nov 1982 - 21 Feb 1983.
CPLH, TREASURES, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996.
de Young, Rembrandt's Century, 26 Jan - 2 June 2013.

The son, half standing, holding on to his bearded father, with a woman looking on from the right.