Artist Victor Jean Adam, French, 1801-1866
  • History of the Prodigal Son
Date 19th century
Medium pen and brush in brown ink over pencil on tan wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 11 15/16 × 19 3/8 inches (30.3 × 49.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR3
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, in purple ink, lower left, verso: J. Peoli (Lugt 2020)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, under each of the thirteen scenes depicted: [titles]
J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA);
May 1894, possibly sold by (American Art Association, New York, New York, USA) no. 29;
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)