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Cain slaying Abel: 23.I.2-181

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Cain slaying Abel
Scenes from the Old Testament


Printmaker: Sadeler, Jan I
Draughtsman: Vos, Maarten de (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


16th century
Production date: AD 1580

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.2-181
Primary reference Number: 144994
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 51 (Sadeler)
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 191 (Vos)
Wurzbach: 5
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 October 2021 Last processed: Monday 18 October 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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