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Cain Building a Village (from the Genesis series, no. 16)

Inscription

in plate, within image, upper right: 16; below image: Cain ædificauit Ciuitatem, vocauitque/nomen eius ex nomine filij sui Henoch/

Signed

not signed

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6785

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 073; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 16 (II)

Accession Number

P6785

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