The Garden of Eden: Images

See also The Garden of Eden: Bibliography and The Garden of Eden (essay).

Andrea Pisano, Creation of Eve, 1334-1336. Relief sculpture from bell tower, Florence Cathedral.

Herman, Paul and Jean de Limbourg, Temptation and Fall, from Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, 1413-16, ink on vellum (Musée Condé, Chantilly).
Jacopo della Quercia, Expulsion from Paradise, 1425-1438. Relief sculpture from portal of San Petronio, Bologna.
Masaccio, Expulsion from the Garden of Eden, 1426-27 (before and after restoration). Fresco, 208 x 88 cm Brancacci Chapel, Santa Maria del Carmine, Florence.
Paolo Uccello, Creation of the Animals and Creation of Adam, 1432-36. Fresco, 244 x 478 cm. Green Cloister, Santa Maria Novella, Florence.
Giovanni di Paolo, The Creation of the World and the Expulsion from Paradise, 1445. Tempera and gold on wood, 18 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Piero della Francesca, Death of Adam, 1452-66. Fresco, 390 x 747 cm. San Francesco, Arezzo.

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