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Print - Creation of Adam and Eve and the Fall of Man
  • Creation of Adam and Eve and the Fall of Man
    Ghiberti, Lorenzo, born 1378 - died 1455
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Creation of Adam and Eve and the Fall of Man

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (published)

  • Date:

    18th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ghiberti, Lorenzo, born 1378 - died 1455 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eustace F. Bosanquet

  • Museum number:

    E.165-1941

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Engraving

Place of Origin

Italy (published)

Date

18th century (published)

Artist/maker

Ghiberti, Lorenzo, born 1378 - died 1455 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 15.25 in, Width: 15.75 in

Descriptive line

Creation of Adam and Eve and the Fall of Man. After Lorenzo Ghiberti's bronze bas-relief on the Florence Bapistery doors.
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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