Goeree, Jan (1670-1731)

[Frontispiece, etching and engraving] Stories from the Book of Genesis (frontispiece to Algemene Geschiedenissen des bekende Aardkloots, vol. I), 1 p., published 1720.

Title page with illustration to the first volume of the History of the world by Isaak Verburg and Geerlof Suikers. As from the title, the volume contained episodes from the creation to the universal flood, thus covering ca. 1656 years.
The vignette shows several scenes from the Book of Genesis, from Adam and Eve on the left to scenes of violence and debauchery that brought to the flood.

Signed at bottom: ‘J.Goeree in: et fec 1720”.

Etching engraving and letterpress on paper; plate mark: 99 x 167 mm, total: 412 x 261 mm; some light smudges on the external margins. In good condition.

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