Fall and Expulsion of Adam and Eve

Book Title: Biblia, das ist: Die gantze H. Schrifft, Altes und Neues Testaments teutsch, Herrn Doct. Martin Luthers S. Mit den Summarien Herrn Johann Sauberti und beygefügtem vielfältigem, lehrreichem Nutzen aller und jeder Capiteln von Herrn D. Salomon Glassen, etc. ... Samt einer Vorrede Herrn Johann Michael Dilherrns ... Mit Chur- Fürstlichen Sächsischem Privilegio

Author: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546, tr.

Image Title: Fall and Expulsion of Adam and Eve

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Description: As the serpent watches, Adam and Eve partake of the forbidden fruit, and afterwards, an angel with a blazing sword banishes a clothed Adam and Eve and the serpent from the garden of Eden (right). The image is flanked by Eve in the garden (left) and an allegorical figure representing the Church. The monogram of the artist or engraver (LG), along with an engraver’s knife, have been placed at the bottom center of the woodcut.

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