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- Recueil Basan
The return of the prodigal son; dressed in rags, his father embracing him on doorstep, with servants bringing new clothes; posthumous second state with many shadows re-worked and added by the workshop of Henri Louis Basan; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1636
- Published in: Paris
- (Europe,France,Ile-de-France (département),Paris)
- Height: 157 millimetres
- Width: 132 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered with Rembrandt's signature and date, in lower part: "Rembrandt f. 1636"
For an impression of the first state and comment see 1895,0915.418.
For comment on the volume, which was published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810, see 1941,0327.11.1
Prints & Drawings
The return of the prodigal son; dressed in rags, his father embracing him on doorstep, with servants bringing new clothes; late impression, re-worked by Pierre François Basan; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1636 Etching
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Object reference number: PPA324857
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