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God Separates the Light from the Dark (from the Genesis series, no. 2)

Inscription

in plate, within image, upper left: 2; below image: Tenebra erant super faciem abyssi.

Signed

in margin below image, center: .IOHAN.WIRICX.IN.F.ET EXCVD.

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6771

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 059; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 2 (II)

Accession Number

P6771

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