The Creation of the World - Dies III 1590
Jan Harmensz Muller
* 1571 in Amsterdam † 1628 in Amsterdam
Engraving after Hendrik Goltzius (1558-1617). Size of sheet: 26.8 cm.
LITERATURE: New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 384.II (Hendrick Goltzius; Prints after inventions by Goltzius);
New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 38.II (The Muller Dynasty (Jan Harmensz Muller));
Good impression trimmed within plate-mark and with narrow margin around the border.
The Separation of Land and Sea, plate 3 from a series of seven plates engraved by Jan Muller (New Hollstein 35-41) after designs by Hendrick Goltzius (New Hollstein 381-387).
A preliminary sketch for this plate is in the Universiteitsbibliotheek, Leiden, inv.no.PK-1958-T-2.