Template:Return of the Prodigal Son

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Artist
Rembrandt (1606–1669) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q5598 s:en:Author:Rembrandt
Rembrandt
Alternative names Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Description

Dutch painter, printmaker and draughtsman

Date of birth/death 4 October 1669
Location of birth/death Leiden Amsterdam
Work period from until
Work location Leiden, Amsterdam
Authority control
Title The Return of the Prodigal Son
Date circa
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Height: 262 cm (103.1 in). Width: 205 cm (80.7 in).
Hermitage Museum Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q132783
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Native name Государственный Эрмитаж
Location Saint Petersburg
Coordinates 59° 56′ 27.6″ N, 30° 18′ 46.44″ E Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established
Website www.hermitagemuseum.org
Authority control
room 254
Accession number 742
Place of creation Amsterdam
Object history

by : André-Joseph, marquis d'Ancezune, duc de Caderousse (1695-1767), Paris
: acquired by Catherine the Great (1729-1796), Saint Petersburg, from André-Joseph, marquis d'Ancezune, duc de Caderousse, Paris

from (?): Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg
Inscriptions Signature bottom left: R v Ryn f
References

The State Hermitage Museum: Digital Collection, as Rembrandt, Return of the Prodigal Son, circa , 262 × 205 cm (103.1 × 80.7 in).
RKDimages, Art-work number 40809, as Rembrandt or workshop, Return of the prodigal son, 1660s (1660-1669), 262 × 205 cm (103.1 × 80.7 in).

Web Gallery of Art, as The Return of the Prodigal Son, circa , 262 × 206 cm (103.1 × 81.1 in).
Source/Photographer 5QFIEhic3owZ-A at Google Cultural Institute, zoom level maximum
Other versions See Category:Return of the Prodigal Son by Rembrandt

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