Saint John (15th Century) By Jan Provoost

John the Baptist is featured in this dark art piece. He was killed by beheading. However, this depicts him as very old, and possibly dying from old age. Maybe Provoost wanted to illustrate an alternative ending. What could had been, but wasn’t – a headful John.

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Saint John (15th Century) By Jan Provoost

Triumph and Dance of Death (1859) By Matthaus Merian

From the book ‘Trionfo E Danze Della Morte'(Trimpuh and Dance of Death). This book is about the Dogma of Death in Italy, specifically in the locations of Pisogne and Clusone.

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Triumph and Dance of Death (1859) By Matthaus Merian

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