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Print - Eve tempting Adam

Eve tempting Adam

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (made)

  • Date:

    1529 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Leyden, Lucas van (artist)

  • 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 16

Physical description

Engraving of a scene from the story of Adam and Eve

Place of Origin

Netherlands (made)


1529 (made)


Leyden, Lucas van (artist)

Materials and Techniques



Height: 4.625 in, Width: 3 in

Descriptive line

Lucas van Leyden. Eve tempting Adam. Netherlands, 1529
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.
Adam Bartsch. Le Peintre Graveur. Vienna, 1803-21


Line engraving


Illustration; Religion; Christianity; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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