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The six stages of the Creation as described in the first chapter of Genesis. Etching, ca. 1790.

Date
1790
Reference
15452i
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Description

Bible. O.T. Genesis 1

Publication/Creation

1790

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 33.4 x 21.4 cm

Lettering

The six days work of the creation ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues: "Genesis Chap. 1. 1. Light divided from darkness. 2. The firmament is made. 3. Seperation [sic] of the earth from the waters. 4. The creation of the sun, moon & stars. 5. The creation of birds & fishes. 6. The creation of man, etc."
In the third picture, "Europe", "Africa" and "Asia" are marked

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 15452i

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  • English


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