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John Martin’s Illustrations of Paradise Lost (1827)

- June 6, 2019 in adam and eve, eden, Garden of Eden, hell, john martin, john milton, satan

John Martin's epic mezzotint illustrations for John Milton's classic tale of falling from paradise.

The Other Lives of Adam and Eve

- September 4, 2014 in adam and eve, bible, book of hours, Curator's Choice, Featured, genesis, Public Domain

Sarah Toulouse, Head of the Rare Books and Cultural Heritage Department at Bibliothèque de Rennes Métropole, explores the mystery behind a couple of strange and unexpected images found in a 15th-century book of hours.