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Creator:
Print made by Johann Jacobus Haid, 1704–1767
and Johann Elias Haid, 1739–1809, German
Title:

L'Enfant Prodigue dans la plus grande Misere

Additional Title(s):

Der ungerathne Sohn im Elend

The Prodigal Son in Misery

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint with etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/4 x 18 inches (36.2 x 45.7 cm), Plate: 12 3/4 x 16 1/8 inches (32.4 x 41 cm), and Image: 11 9/16 x 16 1/16 inches (29.3 x 40.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK 56"

Lettered, lower left: "4."; lower center: "L'Enfant prodigue dans la plus grande Misere. Der ungerathne Sohn im Elend | J. J. Haid et filius excud A. V."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1406
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
farm | flowers (plants) | genre subject | hat | hut | man | misery | mud | poor | poverty | rain | sadness | son | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23259
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