Balestra, Antonio - The Death of Abel Fine Art Religious Print
A Museum Quality Print of The Death of Abel by Antonio Balestra, the artist finished the oil on canvas around the year 1704. The size of the original artwork is 47 by 59 inches and now hangs at Ball State University. The scene takes place after Abel has been murdered by his brother Cain. He lies on branches and wood that had been built as a pyre for a ritual sacrifice. He is bleeding from the wound to his head which killed him. The fire on the altar in the center of the background is Cain's rejected sacrifice burning with smoke.
At Fine Art Prints of Distinction we painstakingly repair the original files of these old paintings and print them using premium quality inks and paper. The end result is a beautiful, archival reproduction print that will last in your home for generations and at a low cost so anyone can now have great artworks in their home or business. Brandywine General Store is proud to offer for sale a premium print of the religious painting The Death of Abel by Antonio Balestra.