Paradise with the Creation of Eve, Jan Brueghel the Younger
Jan Brueghel the Younger
Paradise with the Creation of Eve
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Jan Brueghel the Younger

Paradise with the Creation of Eve, ca. 1636 – 1640


Dimensions
28.8 x 36.6 cm
Physical Description
Oil on copper
Inventory Number
1097
Acquisition
Acquired in 1874
Status
Not exhibited

Audio

  • 01:09
    Basic information
  • 01:26
    Focus on religion

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Paradise with the Creation of Eve
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on copper
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Unbezeichnet

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1874

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, Genesis 2,21-22

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71A3 creation of man; the Garden of Eden (Genesis 1:26 - 2)
  • 71A3421 Eve emerges from Adam's body
Secondary
  • 71A3212 the tree of life and the tree of knowledge of good and evil
  • 25F animals
  • 25H154 glade, 'Lichtung im Wald'
  • 25H15 forest, wood
  • 25H11 mountains
  • 26A clouds

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03.09.2019