The Temptation of Adam and Eve, from The Story of Adam and Eve

Engraving | 8.6 x 6.3cm | 1540

Heinrich Aldegrever

Adam and Eve stand to the left of the Tree of Knowledge, each holding up fruit. The serpent is wrapped around a branch at top center and a lion is visible behind the tree. Based on Genesis 3:1-7. Plate 3 from a series of six engravings.

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