The prodigal son living a debauched life: young gentleman in 18th century costume having supper with three ladies, one of whom he is shown caressing; several bottles are scattered on the floor; on the left, an old woman snatching coins left on a card table whilst glancing to the right; after Leclerc.  Mezzotint with some etching

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2010,7081.619

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The prodigal son living a debauched life: young gentleman in 18th century costume having supper with three ladies, one of whom he is shown caressing; several bottles are scattered on the floor; on the left, an old woman snatching coins left on a card table whilst glancing to the right; after Leclerc. Mezzotint with some etching

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