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Adam Accepting the Apple from Eve


Artist Unknown


17th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings | Oil on paper
Size: 9 1/4 x 13 3/4 in. (23.5 x 34.93 cm) (sight)16 3/8 x 20 11/16 in. (41.59 x 52.55 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Italy
Culture: Europe, Italy
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Sticker on backing board, on sticker: [SOTHEBY'S / 20223008 / 04]
Physical Description: shades of brown/tan; Adam seated in foreground, upper body twisted to PL, holding forbidden fruit; Eve partially reclining at right, with serpent's head visible at top right of center; pair of birds in LLC; received matted, framed and glazed; may be a pai
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Alfred K. Moir Trust
Accession Number: 2012.59.5
Artist: Artist Unknown, French, 1485 - about 1556
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1485 - about 1556
Added to Site: July 7, 2012