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The Prodigal Son

Artist:
Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Date:
ca. 1496
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 9/16 x 7 3/8 in. (24.3 x 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.73.35
Not on view
Marking: Henry Brodhurst (Lugt 1296); Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna (Lugt 2773); Watermark Imperial Orb, Meder 53a; Briquet 3059 or 3061
Henry Brodhurst (British, active ca. 1860-72(?)); Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna (Bohemian, Vierhof 1836–1909 Prague); Vendor: Junius Spencer Morgan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 11, 2000–December 4, 2000.

Koehler 5; H.28; B.VII.49.28; Schoch, Mende, and Scherbaum 9a
Rainer Schoch, Matthias Mende, Anna Scherbaum Albrecht Dürer, Das druckgraphische Werk. Prestel, Vol. 1-3, Munich; London; New York, 2001–2004.



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