Seventh Day of Creation

Book Title: Biblia ectypa : Bildnussen auss Heiliger Schrifft Alt und Neuen Testaments in welchen alle Geschichte und Erscheinungen deutlich und schrifftmässig zu Gottes Ehre und andächtiger Seelen erbaulicher Beschauung vorgestellet werden. Mit Röm. Kayserl. Mayest: aller gnädigst-ertheilten Privilegio neu hervorgebracht von Christoph Weigel, Kupferstecher in Augspurg

Author: Weigel, Christoph, 1654-1725

Image Title: Seventh Day of Creation

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Description: God, represented by a radiating light encircled around the Trinitarian symbol of a triangle, rests on the seventh day of creation, while being worshipped by the heavenly host and the newly created Adam and Eve. The artist’s name, Johann Ulrich Kraus (1645-1719) is located at the bottom right, and the engraver’s name, George Christopher Eimmart (1638-1705) at left.

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