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Print - Adam and Eve
  • Adam and Eve
    Poussin, Nicolas, born 1594 - died 1665
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Adam and Eve

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    c.1790s (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Poussin, Nicolas, born 1594 - died 1665 (artist)
    Neagle, James, born 1769 - died 1822 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eustace F. Bosanquet

  • Museum number:

    E.205-1941

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf E, box 17

Physical description

Engraving of a scene from the story of Adam and Eve

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

c.1790s (published)

Artist/maker

Poussin, Nicolas, born 1594 - died 1665 (artist)
Neagle, James, born 1769 - died 1822 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 5.125 in, Width: 6.625 in

Descriptive line

Nicolas Poussin, engraved by James Neagle. Adam and Eve. London, c.1790s
One of 364 prints in a set of 3 bound volumes, E.12 to 375-1941.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1941, London: HMSO, 1954.

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Illustration; Religion; Christianity; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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