Adam and Eve

Ludwig Krug, German, 1490 - 1532


1514 or 17th century or possibly 19th century

Bronze with gilding

Overall: 5 3/8 × 3 1/4 × 5/16 in. (13.7 × 8.2 × 0.8 cm)

Weight: 369 g (0.8 lb.)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019



Place Made: Germany, Europe


19th century

Object Name

Sculpture: Plaquette

Research Area


On view


Inscribed in upper left: "LK"; right edge: "1514"

Course History

ARTH 27.02, Living Stone: Sculpture in Early Modern Italy, Elizabeth Kassler-Taub, Winter 2022

ENGS 30.01/PHYS 30.01, Biological Physics, Kimberley Samkoe, Winter 2023

German 16.01, Jewish Studies 25.03, Curious George: A Secret History, Yuliya Komska, Fall 2023

Exhibition History

European Bronzes from the Collection of Roger Arvid Anderson, Class of 1968, Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 19, 1996-June 22, 1997, no. 30.

Living with Sculpture: Presence and Power in Europe, 1400–1750, Citrin Family Gallery and Engles Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 23, 2024–March 22, 2025.

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 189.


Ruth Blumka, date unknown; acquired by Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, before 1994; lent to present collection, 1994; given to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Weber, No. M27 & 27; Braun I, LXVIII e

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