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 Harmenszoon van Rijn q:en:Rembrandt
Rembrandt
Alternative names Rembrandt van Rijn, Birth name: Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Description Dutch painter, printmaker and draughtsman
Date of birth/death 15 July 1606 4 October 1669
Location of birth/death Leiden Amsterdam
Work period between circa 1625 and circa 1669
Work location Leiden (1620-1624), Amsterdam (1624-1625), Leiden (1625-1633), Amsterdam (1631-1669)
Authority control
Title The Return of the Prodigal Son wikidata:Q512755
Date circa 1668
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′ 28″ N, 30° 18′ 46″ E Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established
Website hermitagemuseum.org
Authority control
room 254
Accession number 742
Place of creation Amsterdam
Object history

by 1766: 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 1766 (?): 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 1668, 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 1669, 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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