Zentralfriedhof statue - stone / still looks like a veil covering a face. Many years ago it was something of a test of skill for a sculptor to create a veiled face.
Beautiful sculpture: The Kiss of Death located at Barcelona's Poblenou Cemetery.
The Unmasking / L'Arrachement du masque Original Oil on Paper Illustration from Phantom of the Opera
Epilogue Anne Bachelier
Death and the Maiden by PJ Lynch
A 1919 edition of Poe's terrifying stories was published with 24 full-page drawings by young Irish illustrator Harry Clarke. The drawings brought Poe’s characters to life with mesmerizing detail. Each copy of the book was signed by Clarke, and according to rare book sellers, the edition topped Christmas lists in 1919.
Thorsten Brinkmann, Berta Von Schwarzflug, 2010
Shadow people are supernatural shadow-like humanoid figures that, according to believers, are seen flickering on walls and ceilings in the viewer's peripheral vision. They are often reported moving with quick, jerky movements, and quickly disintegrate into walls or mirrors. They are believed to be evil and aggressive in nature, although a few people consider them to be a form of guardian angel. Hmmmm