Detail View: The AMICA Library: The returned prodigal shows signs of relapse : Old Observer (who has several other aliases)--"what is the fatted calf to a party that has eaten husks for twenty years. Give him the whole herd"

AMICA ID: 
LOC_.cai96002810/PP
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Drawings and Watercolors
Creator Name: 
Rogers, W. A.
Creator Role: 
artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
1854-1931
Creator Name-CRT: 
W. A Rogers
Title: 
The returned prodigal shows signs of relapse : Old Observer (who has several other aliases)--"what is the fatted calf to a party that has eaten husks for twenty years. Give him the whole herd"
Title Type: 
Title on verso
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
1887?
Creation Start Date: 
1887
Creation End Date: 
1887
Materials and Techniques: 
pen and ink
Processes and Techniques: 
pen and ink
Classification Term: 
Editorial cartoons
Subject Terms: 
Biblical events.
Subject Terms: 
Uncle Sam (Nickname)
Subject Terms: 
Newspapers.
Subject Terms: 
Cattle.
Subject Terms: 
Parables.
Dimensions: 
unmeasured
AMICA Contributor: 
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Owner Location: 
Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 
DLC/PP-1932:0029
Credit Line: 
Courtesy of The Library of Congress
Parts and Pieces: 
1
Rights: 
Context: 
Man standing next to Uncle Sam, possibly Grover Cleveland; man in center wrapped in tiger skin; two men at left wrapped in newspapers, "The Sun" and "Louisville Courier-Journal."
Related Document Description: 
Published in: Harper's weekly, 31:300 (April 23, 1887).
Related Work Description: 
Cabinet of American Illustration (Library of Congress)
Link to Work: 
(DLC)95849474
Related Image Identifier Link: 
LOC_.2a14362u.tif