[The Creation of Adam.]Formavit Dominus Deus hominem de lLmo Terrae. Gen. Cap.II. v.7.
Venit Romae apud Montagnani - Mirabili ad Forum Pasquini [Rome, n.d., c.1800].
Engraving, laid on original album sheet, 300 x 465mm. 12 x 18¼". Some minor creasing top left, otherwise a fine impression with full margins.
Latin biblical quotation from the Book of Genesis to lower margin, from a series of 37 plates published under the title 'La volta della Cappella Sistina' between 1772 and 1834 after the master painter Michelangelo (1475 – 1564) in the Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, Rome, by Domenico Cunego (Italian, 1727 - 1803).
See V&A DYCE.1642.
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