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- Recueil Basan
Adam and Eve; the couple nude in the Garden of Eden, Eve holding an apple at centre, with monstrous serpent on Tree of Knowledge to right, an elephant in background; second state with number removed; copy in same direction after the etching by Rembrandt; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1638 Etching
- Published in: Paris
- (Europe,France,Ile-de-France (département),Paris)
- Height: 154 millimetres
- Width: 114 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered in lower margin with Rembrandt's signature and date: "Rembrandt f. 1638".
For another impression and comment see 1933,1104.2.
For comment on the volume, which was published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810, see 1941,0327.11.1
Prints & Drawings
Adam and Eve; the couple nude in the Garden of Eden, Eve holding an apple at centre, with monstrous serpent on Tree of Knowledge to right, an elephant in background; late impression, re-worked by Pierre François Basan; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1638 Etching
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Object reference number: PPA324733
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