Christine Frei

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Historia Natvralis Ranarvm Nostrativm in qua omnes earum proprietates / Die natürliche Historie der Frösche hiesigen Landes — Nürnberg, 1758

Historia Natvralis Ranarvm Nostrativm in qua omnes earum proprietates / Die natürliche Historie der Frösche hiesigen Landes — Nürnberg, 1758

medieval: The Temptation of Adam and Eve. 1430s. Harley 2278 f. 1v

(i believe the lamb represents Christ, the 'sacrificial lamb of God' - p.) The Temptation of Adam and Eve. Note Aries ram in (pagan) sun cross above the (world/life) tree.

"Von dem husen", in "Das Buch der Natur", Hagenau, 1442/8?, Werkstatt Diebold Lauber, Heidelberger historische Bestände, Cod. Pal. germ. 300: Cod. Pal. germ. 300 Konrad von Megenberg

"Von dem husen", in "Das Buch der Natur", Hagenau, 1442/8?, Werkstatt Diebold Lauber, Heidelberger historische Bestände, Cod. Pal. germ. 300: Cod. Pal. germ. 300 Konrad von Megenberg

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blue - fish - Illustrations from Marvels of Things Created and Miraculous Aspects of Things Existing (Ajā’ib al-makhlūqāt wa-gharā’ib al-mawjūdāt - كتاب عجائب المخلوقات وغرائب الموجودات) by Zakarīyā’ ibn Muḥammad al-Qazwīnī, originally published in

https://flic.kr/p/47DNFT | Josef Lada Calendar: September | josef lada. illustration. calendar. czechoslovakia. september

Josef Lada Josef Lada Hrusice - Prague) was a Czech painter, illustrator and writer.Illustration for the calendar, seasons-August.

Lada Josef (1887-1957) | Psala Anička, 20. léta 20.stol | Aukce obrazů, starožitností | Aukční dům Sýpka

Lada Josef (1887-1957) | Psala Anička, 20. léta 20.stol | Aukce obrazů, starožitností | Aukční dům Sýpka

The New Yorker - Monday, February 1, 1988 - Issue # 3285 - Vol. 63 - N° 50 - Cover by : "Sempé" - Jean-Jacques Sempé

The New Yorker - Monday, February 1988 - Issue # 3285 - Vol. 63 - N° 50 - Cover by : "Sempé" - Jean-Jacques Sempé

Detail of a miniature of the Temptation of Adam and Eve by a human-headed serpent.

In medieval art, the responsibility of women for this 'original sin', is often emphasised by giving a female head to the serpent who tempts Eve to disobey God. The story underlined the belief tha