Adam und Eva im Paradise

Carl A. Bruckman


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1380 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 34.4 x 28.1 cm (13 9/16 x 11 1/16 in.) Sheet: 37.9 x 30.5 cm (14 15/16 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

58.940

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand colored with wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Folk art- fractur. Temptation of Adam and Eve center, surrounded by sixteen eight-line stanzas, with small vignette of lyre at bottom. Whole enclosed in border of printer’s decorations

Inscription

Printed above vignette: Reading, gedruckt bey Carl A. Bruckman.

Provenance

1958, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1958)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875