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Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden. Stipple engraving by F. Bartolozzi after T. Stothard, 1792.

Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834.
Date
[1792]

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Description

Bible. O.T. Genesis 1.24-5. The artists show the sweetness of the life of Adam and Eve in primaeval innocence in the garden of Eden. Tropical parrots sit with doves in the trees above, a rabbit sits on the grass--but in the foreground, ominously, is a large apple, betokening the imminent Fall

Publication/Creation

[London]: [Jeffryes], [1792]

Edition

[State before letters]

Physical description

1 print : stipple engraving with etching ; image 33 x 25.5 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 15591i

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