Cain and Abel

Book Title: Biblischer Geschicht-Spiegel das ist: Historischer Auszug aller Begebenheiten Altes un[d] Neuen Testaments : mit erbaulichen und lehrreichen Auslegungen der heiligen Kirchen-Vätter untermengt : zur Beförderung göttlicher Erkandtnuss und Ausbreitung beydes des Macht- und Gnaden-Wercke des Allerhöchsten, so wol auf eine anmuthige Erzehl- als Erklärungs-Art eingerichtet

Author: Fontaine, Nicolas, 1625-1709

Image Title: Cain and Abel

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Description: In the background Cain and Able offer up their sacrifices to God. Abel offers a sheep and his sacrifice is accepted. Cain offers produce and is rejected. In the foreground, Cain clubs Abel to death in jealousy.

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