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Adam and Eve

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    France (published)

  • Date:

    1800-25 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josepin (artist)
    Normand, Charles, born 1765 - died 1840 (etcher)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eustace F. Bosanquet

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Etching of a scene from the story of Adam and Eve

Place of Origin

France (published)


1800-25 (published)


Josepin (artist)
Normand, Charles, born 1765 - died 1840 (etcher)

Materials and Techniques



Height: 6.5 in, Width: 4.5 in

Descriptive line

Josepin, etched by Charles Normand. Adam and Eve. From a French edition of Paradise Lost, early 19th century.
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.




Illustration; Religion; Christianity; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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