The Fall and the Expulsion from Paradise, number 3 of 40, from the album Schola Italica Picturea (Italian School of Painting)

Antonio Capellan, Italian, about 1740 - after 1783
Gavin Hamilton, Scottish, 1723 - 1798
after Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian, 1475 - 1564


1772; published 1800

Engraving on wove paper

2nd edition, 1800 (1st edition, 1773)

Sheet: 25 × 17 in. (63.5 × 43.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Gavin Hamilton, Rome


Place Made: Italy, Europe



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Research Area


Not on view


Numbered, upper right, in plate: 3; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Michelangelo Buonarota pinxit; lower center: Tulit igitur mulier de fructu illius, et comedit. Gen. Cap. III. / Romae in Aedibus Vaticanis nella Cappella Sistina; lower right: Antonio Capellan sculpsit 1772.

Course History

ARTH 48.07, Michaelangelo's Modernism, Allan Doyle, Spring 2019


Grosvenor Prints, London, England; sold to present collection, 2009.

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