Lucas van Leyden 1494 – 1533
The Creation of Eve
engraving (16 × 11 cm) — 1529
21. And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof;
God takes a rib from the sleeping Adam, and builds a woman out of it: Eve.
First print from a series of six by Lucas van Leyden called The history of Adam and Eve.