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Print - Cain after the murder of Abel
  • Cain after the murder of Abel
    Jan de Bisschop, born 1628 - died 1671
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Cain after the murder of Abel

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Amsterdam (published)

  • Date:

    c.1671 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jan de Bisschop, born 1628 - died 1671 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eustace F. Bosanquet

  • Museum number:

    E.139-1941

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf E, box 17

Physical description

Engraving showing Cain after the murder of Abel

Place of Origin

Amsterdam (published)

Date

c.1671 (published)

Artist/maker

Jan de Bisschop, born 1628 - died 1671 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 9 in, Width: 6.25 in

Descriptive line

Jan de Bisschop. Cain after the murder of Abel. Amsterdam, c.1671
One of 364 prints in a set of 3 bound volumes, E.12 to 375-1941.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1941, London: HMSO, 1954.
Charles Le Blanc. Manuel de l'Amateur d'Estampes. Paris, 1854-89

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Illustration; Religion; Christianity; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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