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Prodigal Son

Artist:
Domenico Cunego (Italian, Verona 1727–1803 Rome)
Artist:
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
1770
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Mount: 15 1/8 × 20 3/8 in. (38.4 × 51.7 cm) Sheet: 10 1/16 × 11 7/8 in. (25.5 × 30.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.2282
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Guercino da Cento pinxit
At bottom center: FIlius Prodigus / Romæ ex Tabula in Ædibus Lancelotti
At lower right: Dom. Cunego sculpsit Romæ 1770.

Marking: On verso of mount at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
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