Naked woman with serpent

Moussiaséc. XX

Casa Guilherme de Almeida

Casa Guilherme de Almeida
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Chinese ink drawing of naked female figure, flanked by striped snake, with tree and stars on background. Work with strong narrative content, referring to the passage described in the book of Genesis, chapter 3, verses 1-6, which addresses the temptation of Eve and original sin - especially verse 6, which says: "See, then, the woman that the fruit of the tree was good for food, and pleasant to the eye, and pleasant-looking; and she took from its fruit and ate. "


  • Title: Naked woman with serpent
  • Date: séc. XX
  • Technique: Chinese ink on paper
  • Physical Dimensions: w33 x h39 cm
  • Painter: Moussia
  • Provenance: Acervo Casa Guilherme de Almeida
  • Type: Paintings

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