View Rembrandt Return Of The Prodigal Son Pictures. Description of the painting's background. Depicting the moment of the prodigal son's return to his father in the biblical parable, it is a renowned work described by art historian kenneth clark as a rembrandt was moved by the parable, and he made a variety of drawings, etchings, and paintings on the theme that spanned decades, beginning.
After having wasted all the money he has inherited, the youngest son returns to his father. He still wears his fathers dagger on his belt which he would have used to. Arriving at last at sickness and poverty, he returns to his father's house.
Coronation of the virgin with saint catherine of alexandria, saint john the evangelist, and saint john the baptist.
For this son was dead, and is alive again; After having wasted all the money he has inherited, the youngest son returns to his father. However, it is rather unlikely that hanewinckel the appendix to this study contains several translations of the parable. A son asks his father for his inheritance and leaves the parental home, only to fritter away all his wealth.