Looked At! Adam and Eve aka The Fall of Man by Marcantonio Raimondi


A normal copperplate engraving that tells the classic story of Adam, Eve and the apple, right? But this copperplate engraving has much more to offer in its imagery than it appears at first glance. It is worth taking a closer look and discovering Marcantoinio Raimondi's very own variation on the classic story.

Image: Marcantonio Raimondi, Adam und Eva / Der Sündenfall (ca. 1512 - 14). © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett / Volker-H. Schneider
Animation: Retina Fabrik