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File:Pompeo Batoni 003.jpg

Title The Return of the Prodigal Son
Date 1773
Medium oil on canvas

138 × 100.5 cm (54.3 × 39.6 in)

frame: 151.5 × 113 × 10 cm (59.6 × 44.5 × 3.9 in)
Accession number GG_148
Object history
Deutsch: 1773 vom Künstler erworben
Inscriptions Signature and date bottom left: P. BATONI PINXIT ROMAE 1773
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