Gustav Klimt (1862-1918), ca. 1910-5, Death and Life (Death detail).

Gustav Klimt ca 1910 'Death and Life'. Death detail shown.

Cabinet of curiosities - plays with the notion of Vanitas. The objects in the cabinet are symbolic of different things.

Cabinet of curiosities - plays with the notion of Vanitas. The objects in the cabinet are symbolic of different things. *use of bones and jars*

Still Life Of Rotten Fruit Number 1 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Rosie McCobb

Still Life Of Rotten Fruit Number 1 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Rosie McCobb

time passing, life, getting old Still Life Of Rotten Fruit Number 1 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Rosie McCobb

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"The Future Eaters" by Kevin Best. The title of a book by former Australian of the Year Dr Tim Flannery, in which he argues that Man has a nasty habit of eating his future resources.

THE HANGOVER PART II found object sculpture and still life photograph by Cheech Sanchez 2014 #stilllife still life #vanitas Vanitas #skull Skull

THE HANGOVER PART I found object sculpture and still life photograph by Cheech Sanchez 2014 still life Vanitas Skull

Silence.  Le Monde d'Hermès n°61  Photo:  Julia Hetta

This reminds me of my daughters art, such an incredible eye it takes to paint glass and water

1700s: Vanitas tableau of Queen Elizabeth I. “A Vanitas tableau of a life sized head, on one side resembling Queen Elizabeth I, the other half a skull with attendant insects and reptiles, made from wax.”

Vanitas tableau of Queen Elizabeth I. “A Vanitas tableau of a life sized head, on one side resembling Queen Elizabeth I, the other half a skull with attendant insects and reptiles, made from wax.

Warhol - Skull

Andy Warhol, Skull, Andy Warhol, Self portrait with skull,

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