Beautiful sculpture: The Kiss of Death located at Barcelona's Poblenou Cemetery.

Magnificent Sculpture: Kiss of Death

Artwork winged skeleton kisses dead man called Beyond the Grave.This astonishing sculpture forms part of Barcelona’s Poblenou Cemetery. The Kiss of Death (El Petó de la Mort in Catalan and El beso de la muerte in Spanish) dates back to (via

Creative Illustrations by Beatriz Martin Vidal

The rose and death Illustrations by Spanish illustrator Beatriz Martin Vidal Birgit 4 Creatures of literature Letters Nightmare Birgit cover Fragile Labyrinth Dark thoughts Nun Irises Dracula cover View the website

Day of Dead

The "Day of the Dead" or "Día de los Muertos" is a Mexican festival where people gather to remember and pray for the dead. The Day of the Dead Skulls or Calavera are used to decorate alters and.

Each of the heavily beaded pieces has been decorated by various artists from the Huichol, using traditional symbols and designs arranged within the patterns, making every skull a completely unique piece of art. The Huichols are decendants of the Aztecs and believe in the Sun God, ancestral spirits and four principal deities – Deer, Corn, Coyote and Eagle. The Sierra Madre Mountains are their home and the Huichol have a long history of creating beaded art, which is a big part of their…

Our Exquisite Corpse - Huichol Beaded Skulls


I love how the colors make the skull look delicate. This would make a cool tattoo

‘The Empire of Death’ - St Pancratius, Church of St Nikolaus, Switzerland. Yes, his body is actually inside that statue.

The Bones of St Pancratius, Church of St Niklaus in Wil, Switzerland. He was originally robed in clothes by nuns in the late but in 1777 – the centenary of his bones arriving in Wil – he was dressed in this magnificent commissioned suit of armour.

The Beauty of Death: Catacomb Saints Photographed by Paul Koudounaris

Paul Koudounaris — Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures & Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs

The Mütter Museum in Philadelphia was originally opened in the for medical students to come and see in person extremely rare conditions, and the effects of diseases that had been cured or eradicated. this place is awesome

silvered & enamel Verge Fusee Calendar Skull table watch.1800

Via Goth Shopaholic: "This silver and enamel skull table watch dates from the It is a verge fusee and comes with its original box. Scroll down the listing to see more pictures of this amazing antique.