LISS, Johann
(b. ca. 1590, Oldenburg, d. 1631, Verona)

The Prodigal Son

Oil on canvas, 86 x 70 cm
Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

Johann Liss executed this painting in Venice. The artist, educated in Haarlem and Antwerp, combined in the painting the Dutch realism with the colorism of Venetian artists.

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