Rüdiger Schopf
Adam, Eve, and the Serpent

Circa 1396
Manuscript illustration
Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, MS. A II 1, folio 16r

The serpent has the face of Eve with a crown, most likely reflecting his words, "in what day soever you shall eat thereof, your eyes shall be opened: and you shall be as gods" (Genesis 3:5). Otherwise, this is the usual iconography: an outdoor scene with Adam, Eve, the serpent wound around the tree, and the fruit, which in this case is an apple.

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