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|Caption:||Detail of Bernward's Door (BernwardstÃ¼ren) in Hildesheim Cathedral. From top to bottom: expulsion of Adam and Eve; labors of Adam and Eve; offerings of Cain and Abel; and the murder of Abel. The door was made for St. Michael's Church in Hildesheim by Abbot Bernward in c.1015. It depicts eight scenes from the Old Testament on the left (from top to bottom) and eight scenes from the New Testament on the right (from bottom to top).|
|Keywords:||abel adam art bernward bernward's bernwardsturen biblical bronze c11 cain carved cathedral christian dom door doors europe eve expulsion genesis germany hildesheim icon71A722 icon71A81 icon71A82 icon71A831 labors medieval murder offerings ot relief romanesque sculpture site587 year1015|
|Digital Size:||2348 x 3613 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||9.8 x 15.1 inches @ 240 dpi|
7.8 x 12.0 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||March 2, 2008|
|Uploaded:||May 28, 2011|