The Temptation of Adam and Eve Artist: Giovanni Duprè (Italian, Siena, 1817–1882)

1853

European Art

On view, 2nd floor, European Art
Medium

Marble

Dimensions

29 1/8 × 35 7/16 in. (74 × 90 cm)

Credit Line

Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund

Accession Number

2018.62.1

Culture
Period

19th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Commissioned in 1851 by Mario Bianchi Bandinelli for the Villa “Il Pavone” in Siena, designed ca. 1825 by Agostino Fantastici; Ranuccio Bianchi Bandinelli, Siena; Acquired from the Villa “Il Pavone” in 1950 by Alessandro Santucci, Milan; Luigi Santucci, Milan, and by descent in the Santucci family until 2016.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

religious art

Signed

Signed and dated on the bottom left-hand side: G. Duprè1853
Signed on the front, bottom left; G. Duprè

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