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Opus quintae Diei (The Work of The Fifth Day)

Date: c 1700
Dimensions:
560 x 390 mm, 0.277 kg
Medium: Ink on paper, mylar, card
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Art
Object Name: Print
Object No: 00019684
Place Manufactured:United Kingdom

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    Description
    Engraving quoting a Bible reference from the Book of Genesis (Chapter 1 verse 21) and depicting God's work of the fifth day, the creatures of the sea. The creatures depicted are two sperm whales, a dolphin, a pilot whale or porpoise, a narwhal and a narwhal's tusk.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: Opus quintae Diei (The Work of The Fifth Day)

    Secondary title: Funftes Tagwerk

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