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Jan Muller / CAIN KILLING ABEL

Description: CAIN KILLING ABEL

Inventor: Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem
Print made by: Jan Harmensz. Muller
And published by his father: Harmen Jansz. Muller

New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 29 (The Muller Dynasty (Jan Harmensz Muller))
Bartsch III.275.29

Cain lifts a club to strike Abel who lies on the ground; they are two naked, muscular figures in highly contorted, foreshortened poses;
Engraving after Cornelisz. van Haarlem
Lettered below left in the margin "Cor. Cornel├┐ Harlemen / inventor. / Johan. Muller sculptor" and at right "Harmannus Muller / excudebat Amsterodamj". With two columns of text, each two lines "Impius, ecce, ... cruore madet.".

Excellent impression but restored copy of this spectacular print.
Additional Information
SKU xxab239
Picture Size 35 x 41,60 cm
Specification Print
technic Engraving
Artist Jan Muller
period 16th Century
School Dutch
subject Religious
rating **
Technique: PRICE ON REQUEST
  • Number: 1780041
  • Dealer: Henk Vanwalleghem Oldmasterprint Belgium







 
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