The Tree of Death and Life

Berthold Furtmeyr, The Tree of Death and Life, 15th century. Missal of Bernard von Rohr, Archbishop of Salzburg, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich, Germany.

The artist contrasts Mary with Eve. 

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