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God Creates the Seas (from the Genesis series, no. 1)

Inscription

in plate, within image, upper left: 1; below image: Spiritus Domini ferebatur super aquas

Signed

within image, lower center: IOHA.WIRICX.CO.PRI

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 67770

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 058; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1 (II)

Accession Number

P6770

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