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Dance Of Death

...from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet.  © The Trustees of the British Museum  http://www.britishmuseum.org

...from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org

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from wellcomehistory

A macabre mystery: the Wellcome Library’s Dance of Death

Artist: Unknown. A German painting of the Danse Macabre. Nine women of different social rank from empress to fool dance with the dead. The entire economy of salvation is depicted, from the Fall, through the crucifixion, to Heaven and Hell. Twelve more traditional Dance Macabre figures, from pope and emperor down to fool, surround the central image. Date 18th century Medium painting

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from Bloglovin’

spells-of-life: Flirting with Death (Suicide Blonde)

Morte, vai encontrar os trovadores Que cantam amores vãos [...] Zomba bem, morte, de tuas peças. (Hélinand de Froidmont)

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Wooden mask, Bhutan, 1850-1920 - Art Curator & Art Adviser. I am targeting the most exceptional art! See Catalog @ http://www.BusaccaGallery.com

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from TrendHunter.com

Whimsical Witchcraft Photography : witches and magic

It's weird how you can look at this and think it's beautiful and actually romantic. Even though it's a skeleton and it's a lot skinner than her (obviously) it's beautiful.

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