2nd in a sequence of 4 paintings by David Hockney depicting the seasons
Paintings by Adalberto Ortiz
Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden' ~ large canvas represents the climax of Wenzel Peter's career. He was an animalist painter, that is to say specialized in reproducing with extraordinary naturalism animals of the most varied species. The artist gathers around the figures of Adam and Eve 200 animals from all over the world, reproduced with a detailed knowledge & scientific precision. In 1831 Gregory XVI (pontiff from 1831-1846) purchased 20 works from the Austrian painter.
Le Vatican aurait cautionné un livre qui dit qu'Eve n'a jamais mangé la pomme!?
The Tree of Life. BIBLE SCRIPTURE: Genesis 3:24, "So he drove out the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life."
Genesis 2: adam--Jehovah Created Adam and placed him in the garden. ew10213
Psalm 37:11 But the meek will possess the earth. And they will find exquisite delight in the abundance of peace
Charles Mahoney (1903‑1968). Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, exhibited 1936, Oil paint on canvas, 914 x 762 mm, Collection Tate.
MASACCIO, 1401 - 1428(?): The Expulsion from Paradise. Fresco in the Brancacci Chapel, S. Maria del Carmine, Florence.
Hieronymus Bosch: Triptych Plus Shutters: The Garden of Earthly Delight ~ The Earthly Paradise (Garden of Eden) - left wing