Phillip Medhurst

Wisdom from a Gnostic Sage

Tag: Adam and Eve

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Today is October 5th 2012, August 20th in the Chinese lunar calendar, an ordinary day. Look up and observe the sky where it is clear with light wind and clouds. Look down and examine the earth where an autumnal vast expanse runs its due course. Sit quietly in front of the window and close the […]

01_66 Headpiece to Genesis by Sarah van Niekerk

Wood engraving by Sarah van Niekerk (British 1934-2018) in The Reader’s Digest Bible (illustrated edition) 1990

005  The Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise

The expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise. 1791. Oil on canvas. Height: 186.8 cms (73.54 ins), width: 278.1 cms (109.49 ins). National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.

004  The Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise

The expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise. 1791. Oil on canvas, Sketch retouched 1803. 48.6 × 72.9 cms (19 1/8 × 28 11/16 ins). The Art Institute of Chicago.

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Phillip Medhurst presents 011/788 James Tissot Bible c 1899 Adam and Eve Driven From Paradise Genesis 3:24 Gouache 22.6 × 31.7 cm Jewish Museum New York

Phillip Medhurst presents 010/788 James Tissot Bible God’s Curse Genesis 3:16 1899 Gouache 18.5 × 26.3 cm Jewish Museum New York

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By (James) Jacques-Joseph Tissot, French, 1836-1902. Gouache on board. 18.5 × 26.3 cms.

Phillip Medhurst presents 009/788 James Tissot Bible c 1899 Adam and Eve perceive their nakedness Genesis 3:7 Morgan Museum New York