Fourth 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: Fourth Day of Creation

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Description: God, represented by a radiating light, places the sun, moon, and stars across the sky as they shine upon the earth on the fourth day of creation. The artist’s initials, I.U.K. (Joann Ulrich Kraus, 1645-1719), appear at the bottom (right), and the engraver’s, G.C.E. (George Christopher Eimart, 1638-1705), at left.

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