Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion The Serpent seduces Adam and Eve (Gen. 3:1-6)Serpent with head of a woman
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsLondon, British Library, Harley MS 2838 (Master of the Dark Eyes, between 1485 and 1509, incomplete set)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 2: The Fall and its consequences2a: The Fall → Variant: Adam and Eve stand on either side of the tree and partake of the fruits, serpent with human head
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of the Dark Eyes (active late 15th - early 16th century)
DATE
1485 - 1509
LOCATION
London, British Library → Harley MS 2838, fol. 4v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
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RELATIONS
British Library
Acknowledgements
Image kindly provided by the British Library (public domain)
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