Maarten van Heemskerck - Death of sin brings a new man to life - Jacob's ladder or the allegory of the road to eternal salvation - The personification of Death holds a human heart in his right hand. In his left hand he has a spear with which he wants to pierce the heart. The print has a Latin signature and is part of a fourteen-part series on the subject of how to achieve eternal bliss. - 1550 -
8.5 X 11 Inch - Reproduction printed on parchment paper.
*Many of these originals are hundreds of years old so it's a given they would be in need of some polishing. Each print has been digitally scanned or photographed from the original and we’ve touched them up to eliminate any major blemishes, distortions, tears or missing parts.
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