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Willem Pietersz. Buytewech after design of Peter Paul Rubens

Cain slaying his brother Abel (Genesis 4:2-12), 1612-1613
Vienna, Graphische Sammlung Albertina
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Object category
reproductive print
Support/medium
paper, etching
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 204 x 162 mm
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  • signed : P. Paul. Rubns. in : Davit de Meijne excudit.
  • inscription : 'Door afgunstige nijt, met Jaluzzy gevoet. / heeft deerst gebooren mensch sijn broer met smaet en schande / vermoort : wanneer hij sach de zoete offerhande / meer gelden voor deheer, als 't offer tgeen hij doet.
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1612-1613 (1612 - 1613)
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Entered on: 2000-01-05; Last modification: 2017-11-12

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