European Painting before 1900, Johnson Collection
Adam and Eve with Cain and AbelMade in Italy, Europe
Fra Bartolomeo (Bartolomeo di Paolo), also called Baccio della Porta, Italian (active Florence, Venice, and Rome), 1472 - 1517
Oil on panel
Cat. 78John G. Johnson Collection, 1917
LabelThis painting is unfinished: the artist began to apply light tones over the sepia-colored underpainting but the figure of Adam remains a drawn form without tonal variations.
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