Cain and Abel

Gustave Dore   -  
La Sainte Bible: Cain and Abel offering their sacrifices

To the right, in the foreground, Cain pondering observes the smoke of his offering dissipating onto the ground, while to the left, in the dimly lit background, Abel watches the smoke of his offering rising heavenward


Source: Genesis 4  |  Portion: Bereshit
Engraving

Date : 1865
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