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Eve Giving Adam the Forbidden Fruit; from "The Story of Adam and Eve"

Artist:
Jan (Pietersz.) Saenredam (Netherlandish, Zaandam 1565–1607 Assendelft)
Artist:
After Abraham Bloemaert (Netherlandish, Gorinchem 1566–1651 Utrecht)
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 7 15/16 in. (27.9 x 20.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.602
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in plate on lower right: "A. Bloemaert. inve. / J. Saenredam Sculps. / 3 "; inscribed below image on left: "Ambitiosa fames, vetitque infana cupido / Stultagz stygio inskizata draconi"; on right: " Letbarunt mortale genus; cum perfidia pellesc / Ausa est fatales decerpere ab arbore fructus"
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
The Illustrated Bartsch.III.324.15
Adam von Bartsch Le peintre gravure. 1854-1876, cat. no. 15, p. 324, ill.



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