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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    F,1.149

  • Description

    Adam and Eve in paradise, Eve reaches up to the branches of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil and takes an apple from the mouth of the serpent; Adam, at left, gestures to Eve; in the foreground a dog and at right a hedgehog. 1585
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1585
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 214 millimetres
    • Width: 157 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower left corner "Bartholomeus Sprang ,, invent,, / HGoltzius sculp. / et excud" and at right "1585". In the margin two lines of Latin "Dum gustant ... arte genus".
  • Bibliography

    • Strauss 1977 217 bibliographic details
    • Hirschmann 1921 316 bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 316 bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 335 (Hendrick Goltzius) bibliographic details
    • Bartsch III.83.271 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    F,1.149

Adam and Eve in paradise, Eve reaches up to the branches of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil and takes an apple from the mouth of the serpent; Adam, at l, gestures to Eve; in the foreground a dog and at r a hedgehog, 1585  Engraving

Adam and Eve in paradise, Eve reaches up to the branches of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil and takes an apple from the mouth of the serpent; Adam, at l, gestures to Eve; in the foreground a dog and at r a hedgehog, 1585 Engraving

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