Death and the Maiden (16th Century) By Hans Baldung

Death and the Maiden is a common theme in Renaissance art, especially in Germany. Typically it shows a young women being seized by a personification of Death. Danse Macabre with an erotic subtext.

Death and the Maiden (16th Century) By Hans Baldung

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