Creepy Medieval Art

Allegory of the Transience of Life

Engraving with hand colour made by Master IAM of Zwolle, Netherland, 1480-1490 (c.).

Doctor Schnabel von Rom

A broadside on doctors in Rome and their protective clothing against the plague.

Memento Mori

Memento Mori engraving made by Matthias Lucas Brunn, Germany, 1590-1610.

Vanitas with Death and a Maiden

Engraving made by Andries Jacobsz. Stock after Jacob de Gheyn II and published by Hendrik Hondius I, Dutch, 1610-1620 (circa).

Seven Deadly Sins

Woodcut with hand-colouring made by Anonymous, Germany, 1490-1500 (c.)

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