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The Prodigal Son

Design for Stained Glass
1952 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Cartoon for stained glass depicting the Prodigal Son. Signed 'Einer For' and inscribed on the back 'Frövi' and 'Förl. son'.


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Brief Description
Design for stained glass in Frovi Church, near Orebro, Sweden by Einar Forseth. 1952.
Physical Description
Cartoon for stained glass depicting the Prodigal Son. Signed 'Einer For' and inscribed on the back 'Frövi' and 'Förl. son'.
Dimensions
  • Height: 73.34cm
  • Width: 67.95cm
Taken from Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO 1963
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'Einer For' (Signed)
  • 'Frövi' (Inscribed on the back)
  • 'Förl. son' (Inscribed on the back)
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO, 1963
  • Einar Forseth - the Swedish painter; ... an exhibition ... drawings and cartoons for stained glass mosaics and tapestries, May 1956. London, Building Centre, 1956no. 23
Collection
Accession Number
E.356-1956

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record createdJuly 1, 2009
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