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Eve Offering Adam the Forbidden Fruit, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Eve Offering Adam the Forbidden Fruit, 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:
13.3 x 17.9 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37055
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A serpent with a woman's face , entwined around the Tree of Knowledge, presides over Eve and Adam as he reaches to accept the fruit she offers.