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The Creation of Adam and Eve, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
The Creation of Adam and Eve, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Date:
1638
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
13.2 x 17.7 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37039
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

God, represented here as the Hebrew word 'Jehovah' and a ray of light, accompanies Eve who stands modestly (!) near Adam, who indicates the part of his side from which Eve sprang.