Name: Eva

Alternate Name: Eve

Source: biblical

Gender: female

Description: Formed from Adam's rib, Eve is the first woman created by God. Dante employs a wide variety of expressions to designate Eve throughout the Commedia, many of which stress her weakness. To view the expressions, go to the Search page of this site.


Giovanni di Paolo

Yates Thompson 36, Crucifixion

Priamo della Quercia

Yates Thompson 36, Par.1