About the creation

Door of Death: Violent death of Abel

Artist name: Manzu Giacomo

Cain, dressed in shirt and pants and holding a thick weapon, stands over Abel. Abel lies naked, in a fetal position and covers his face with his arms. The legs of the two brothers are intertwined.

Source: Genesis 4

Technique: Cast bronze relief

Location: St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome

Date: 1961