Dans macabre

Collection by Cristina O'Sullivan

Cristina O'Sullivan
Medieval Manuscripts Depict A Terrifying Tale Of The Walking Dead Detail of a miniature of the Three Living (a pope, an emperor, and a king) and the Three Dead (wearing matching crowns), France (Paris), c. 1480 – c. Memento Mori, Medieval Drawings, Medieval Paintings, Dance Of Death, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Danse Macabre

The Three Living and the Three Dead

Inspired by the massive success of our recent Knight v Snail post, we thought it might be interesting to have a look at some other tropes of medieval art which feature in many of our manuscripts. One such is that of the Three Living and the Three Dead. Miniature of...

Mikhail Vrubel Faust Triptych, 1896 The Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, Russia Art And Illustration, Photography Illustration, Art Photography, Illustrations, Russian Painting, Russian Art, Faust Goethe, Art Nouveau, Soviet Art

Faust, 1896 - Mikhail Vrubel - WikiArt.org

‘Faust’ was created in 1896 by Mikhail Vrubel in Art Nouveau (Modern) style. Find more prominent pieces of literary painting at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.

arsvitaest: “ Dance of Death Author: unidentified German artist Date: century Medium: Pen and ink, brush and ink, watercolor, gouache, with touches of gold Location: The Metropolitan Museum of. Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Memento Mori, Dance Of Death, Metropolitan Museum, Renaissance, La Danse Macabre, Art Beauté

Love Like Cancer

unnaturalist: “ TOTENTANZ! “ Dance of Death, made in Germany in the 16th century (via). ” ”

Street scene during the Plague of London, London Art, Old London, London Street, Vintage London, Great Fire Of London, The Great Fire, London History, British History, London Drawing

Street scene during the Plague of London, 1665.

Street scene during the Plague of London, 1665. by . Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, postcards and mugs. SSPL Science and Society Picture Library

Doktor Schnabel von Rom (en alemán, "Doctor Pico de Roma") con un poema macarónico satírico en Latín/Alemán (‘Vos Creditis, als eine Fabel, / quod scribitur vom Doctor Schnabel’). Black Plague Doctor, Plague Doctor Mask, Plague Dr, Black Plague Mask, Medieval Plague Doctor, Doctor Costume, Plague Doctor Halloween Costume, Arte Obscura, Les Religions

Plague doctor - In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, some doctors wore a beak-like mask which was filled with aromatic items. The masks were designed to protect them from putrid air, which (according to the miasmatic theory of disease) was seen as the cause of infection. specifically hired by towns that had many plague victims in times of plague epidemics. Since the city was paying their salary they treated everyone, the rich and the poor.[2] not normally professionally trained

Young man and death from Book of Hours/Life of St Margaret (Paris, Bibl… Medieval Tapestry, Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Dance Of Death, Medieval Paintings, Old Paintings, La Danse Macabre


Young man and death from Book of Hours/Life of St Margaret (Paris, Bibl. Mazarine, ms. 0507, f.113) c. 1490

Collection of paintings by the artist Mikhail Vrubel . Paintings and creative works of famous Russian artist Mikhail Vrubel . Russian Painting, Russian Art, Famous Artists, Great Artists, Art Nouveau, Tarot, Renaissance Paintings, Art Database, Rembrandt

Artworks by style: Symbolism - WikiArt.org

Find a list of greatest artworks associated with Symbolism at Wikiart.org – the best visual art database.