Meister Bertram von Minden: Grabow Alterpiece (part 1 of 4)

This German Gothic painting from the Grabow Alterpiece (part 1 of 4) by Meister Bertram von Minden was completed between 1379 and 1383. This panel depicts six scenes from the Bible. In the top three, God separates the light from darkness, creates the Sun, and then creates the stars. The bottom three depict the offerings of Cain and Abel, the murder of Abel by Cain, and the story of Noah.

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