Adam and Eve in Paradise

1600
Nicolaes de Bruyn (Netherlandish, 1571–1656)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 011, first state

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.4 x 66 cm (18 1/4 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

2000.714

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sheet is backed

Inscription

In plate at bottom: Edietimmemores, vetitos ex arbore fætus Dumgustant primi, serpentis fraude, parentes Ultorem sensere Deum, sensere nepstes, Quos serum dominas, immortalesq3 crearat. Nicolas de Bruyn Inventor et Sculptor 1600
Later inscriptions or marks: Recto LL in graphite pencil: c
Verso LL in graphite pencil: 18
Verso LL in graphite pencil: [dealer code symbols]
Verso LR in graphite pencil: 175.50

Provenance

Lloyd and Vivian Hawes, Wellesley, MA; her bequest to MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

The Lloyd and Vivian Hawes Collection