Cain and Abel

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Rohan Book of Hours (MS. Lat. 9471): The refusal of Cain`s offering
A dark, bearded Cain holds onto his poor sheaf of wheat, while a blond elegant Abel raises his lamb high. The hand of God indicates the preference of Abel and his offering.

Source: Genesis 4  |  Portion: Bereshit
Color illustration
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris
Date : 1430 - 1435
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