The Prodigal Son Amid the Swine

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Title

The Prodigal Son Amid the Swine

Description

A man is kneeling with his right knee on the ground. His hands are folded together in front of his chest in prayer like stance. He is facing to his right and away from the view and is looking slightly upward. There are several hogs and piglets surrounding him in front of a large bale of hay. The man has on a long sleeve shirt, a vest, and mid thigh length shorts. He is situated in the front and center of the image. Behind him are several large buildings with steep roofs and small side windows. A small skull is in the lower, front, and center of the image next to a water trough. Below the trough are the artist's initials.
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Source

Drawer 35

Date

Estimated Reproduction 1890-1910

Rights

This digital image may not be reproduced for any reason without the express written consent of St. Catherine University.

Format

ink
Intaglio
11 1/2 x 15 inches

Type

print

Identifier

2013.0.350

Collection

Citation

Dürer, Albrecht (1471-1528), “The Prodigal Son Amid the Swine,” Digital Collections From St Kate's, accessed April 18, 2024, https://omeka.reclaim.stkate.edu/items/show/3314.

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