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The Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1791, retouched 1803

Artist:

Benjamin West
British, born in America, 1738-1820

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 169

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Benjamin West

Title

The Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise

Origin

England

Date

1791

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed in clouds near left edge: B West 1791./retouched. 1803

Dimensions

48.6 × 72.9 cm (19 1/8 × 28 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1984.175

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