20% off purchases of $100 promo code: TWENTY
This is an original 1872 monochrome relief line-block print of an illustration from a 12th century manuscript showing the Angel giving Adam and Eve the Spade and Spindle after their expulsion from the Garden of Eden as told in the Book of Genesis.
This 140+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of prints from 1872 of religious art and imagery throughout the ages -- from the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Baroque eras. Depicting familiar scenes from the Old and New Testament, the collection includes illustrations from early Christianity iconography, medieval manuscripts, and the works of artists such as Taddeo Gaddi, Fra Angelico, Rembrandt, Nicolas Poussin, Rubens, and many others.