"Eve tempted by the Serpent" ()

Painted 1799-1800 Image courtesy ArtUK Photo credit Victoria and Albert Museum

   WILLIAM BLAKE

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   Oils

   Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK


Eve serpent temptation 

The Holy Bible (KJVA)

Genesis (GEN) 3:1-4

1 Now the serpent was more subtil than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden? 2 And the woman said unto the serpent, We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden: 3 But of the fruit of the tree which [is] in the midst of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die. 4 And the serpent said unto the woman, Ye shall not surely die: