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Temptation of Adam and Eve

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Relief in terracotta. Figures in high and full relief. Eve reaches into tree at left, low relief trees at right.

Provenance

1958, M. H. Drey Limited, London, England; 1958 sold to the MFA for £750. (Accession Date: September 18, 1958) NOTES: [1] MFA accession numbers 58.713 and 58.714 were purchased together for this price.

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund

Flemish, late 17th century

Object Place

Low Countries

Dimensions

64.77 x 50.16 cm (25 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

58.713

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture