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Ahab Rending His Clothes Upon Hearing Elijah's Curse, from The Story of Ahab, Jezebel and Naboth, plate 5

Series/Portfolio: The Story of Ahab, Jezebel and Naboth
Artist: Philips Galle (Netherlandish, Haarlem 1537–1612 Antwerp)
Artist: After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Publisher: Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Date: ca. 1561
Medium: Engraving; first state of two (New Hollstein)
Dimensions: Sheet: 11 in. × 14 13/16 in. (28 × 37.7 cm) Plate: 8 1/16 × 9 13/16 in. (20.5 × 25 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1960
Accession Number: 60.705.29

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