Garden of Eden

Jan Van Eyck   -  
Ghent Altarpiece (Adoration of the Lamb) Adam and Eve
At either end of the wings of the large altarpiece, Adam and Eve stand dazed and covering their nakedness, having eaten the fruit of the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil (an etrog), still in Eve`s hand.

Source: Genesis 3, Bereshit  |  Portion: Bereshit
Oil on canvas   |  Total wings open: 350 x 461; Adam: 212.9 x 37.1; Eve: 213.3 x 32.3
Cathedral of St Bavo, Ghent
Date : 1432
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