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God creating Eve from Adam amidst the splendors of Eden, a serpent with a human head looks on. Engraving by J. Haussard after G. Romano.

Romano, Giulio, 1499-1546.


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Description

Bible O.T. Genesis 2. 21-23

Physical description

1 print : line engraving with etching ; platemark 35.3 x 34.5 cm

Lettering

La creation d'Eve. Tableau de Jules Romanin, qui est dans le cabinet de Mr. Crozat, de la mesme grandeur que l'estampe, peint sur bois, gravé par Iean Haussart.

Publications note

Yves Bruand et al., Inventaire du fonds français, graveurs du XVIIIe siècle, Bibliothèque nationale, Département des estampes, vol. XI, Paris 1970, p. 255, no. 25
Stefania Massari, Giulio Romano pinxit et delineavit, Roma: Palombi, 1993, no. 306, p. 310

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 17279i

Lettering note

Bears number lower right : 63

Type/Technique

Languages

  • French


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