Adda ac Efa Yn Ngardd Eden

 Adda ac Efa Yn Ngardd Eden

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about 1832-1842

Adam and Eve either side of the tree of knowledge with the serpent offering the fruit from the tree. Surrounded by birds and animals in a landscape.
Illustrating a ballad by John Thomas.

medium: ink on paper
technique: woodcut
size: 42 x 32 cm
artist: James Cope
publisher: John Jones

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Further reading

Peter Lord, The Visual Culture of Wales: Imaging the Nation (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2000), p. 220, 222.

Peter Lord, Words with Pictures: Welsh Images and Images of Wales in the Popular Press, 1640-1860 (Aberystwyth: 1995), pp. 100-1.




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