The Prodigal Son Wastes His Patrimony

The Prodigal Son Wastes His Patrimony

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Description
Colored print, interior scene of a young man walking away from a table with his hand over his eyes. Two women and three men remain at the table playing cards. Another man stands in a corner opening a bottle, while a fifth man is standing above the table with a glass in one hand and a bottle in the other.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
Date made
1840
maker
Robinson, Henry R.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 8 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 31.75 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2939
catalog number
60.2939
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Courtship, love
Drinking
Chronology: 1840-1849
Economy
Lighting
Furnishings
Games
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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