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God Creates Adam (from the Genesis series, no. 5)

Inscription

in plate, within image, upper right: 5; below image: Inspirauit in faciem eius spira:/culam vitæ.

Signed

within image, lower center: .IOHAN.WIRICX.INV.ET.F.EXCV.CVM.PRI

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6774

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 062; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 5 (II)

Accession Number

P6774

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