St. Savin - God's Creation of Eve and Her Temptation by the Serpent.
 
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Title:St. Savin - God's Creation of Eve and Her Temptation by the Serpent
Notes:Fresco on the lower north register of the nave depicting 1) God, represented by the figure of Christ with a cruciform nimbus, creating Eve and bringing her to Adam; 2) Eve being tempted by the serpent

Donated by James T. Womack and Anne Richardson, Nashville, TN.

Date:1040-1090
Building:Abbaye de Saint-Savin
City/Town:Vienne
Country:France

Scripture:Genesis 2:1-11
Genesis 3:1-7
Person as Subject:Adam (Biblical figure)
Eve (Biblical figure)
God
Lectionary links:BProp22
General Subject:Creation
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:71A341
71A351
71A411

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Attribution:St. Savin - God's Creation of Eve and Her Temptation by the Serpent, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=33111 [retrieved November 27, 2020].
Record Number:33111 Last Updated: 2020-11-12 19:08:32 Record Created: 2003-10-06 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

Bibliographic Source:Abbey of Saint-Savin, Vienne. Riou, Yves-Jean. Inventaire general, 1993.